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CHRIS LABROOY JOINS NEXUS.
25 May 2018

Filmmaker and all-round digital whizz Chris Labrooy is the latest to join the Nexus roster for worldwide representation.

Described as a "stunning image maker" by Nexus co-founder Chris O'Reilly, Labrooy has carved a niche for himself as a CGI savant. He also draws inspiration from disciplines such as architecture, typography, and car design - when the mood takes him.

Above all else, Labrooy enjoys the creative freedom afforded by CGI. This has allowed to him to craft all manner of digital curios, including this tartan-tinged effort featuring a cast of walking footrests.



Such playful manipulation of everyday objects can also be found in Labrooy's recent short film, ‘Cut and Shut'. Like a surrealist test drive, Labrooy transforms Volkswagen's signature vehicles into physics-defying oddities - an abstract celebration of the brand's design philosophy.



Such work leads Nexus's Chris O'Reilly to add: "From his typographic work to his surreal but meticulously designed twist on the world of product and automotive design, he's someone whose work we have admired for a long time and we're delighted to be collaborating with him as he continues to develop his moving image work."

Have a gander at Chris Labrooy's showreel, and then ring Nexus Studios's Judy Hill on 020 7749 7500 or email her at judy@nexusstudios.com.

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