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TWO ARRIVALS AT BLINKINK
23 October 2018

Blinkink have signed a pair of up-and-coming directors to their roster - Sophie Koko Gate and James Papper.

The duo bring their own visual sparks to Blinkink's already burgeoning roster of talent. Koko Gate has an illustrative style which embraces the weird and beautiful, while Papper specialises in bringing humour to his exquisite illustrations. Let's take a closer look at both the new arrivals.


1. Sophie Koko Gate



Sophie Koko Gate drew industry attention from the start of her career, when her second-year film from the Royal College of Art was chosen as an official selection at both the BFI Film Festival and SXSW.

Since then, Koko Gate has brought her whimsical vision to the world of TVCs, creating immersive visual experiences for the likes of Airbnb which are always imbued with a sense of fun.




2. James Papper



London-based filmmaker James Papper is a man of many talents, working as an illustrator and animator whilst making waves as a director.

With a focus on comedy and an offbeat visual approach, Papper aims to make viewers - and himself - laugh. His irreverent shorts have seen him flit between live action, 2D, and 3D animation - whatever medium best suits the job at hand.



Check out Sophie Koko Gate and James Papper's reels, then get in touch with Zoe Dimoldenberg at zoe@blinkink.co.uk.

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