Posted on Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020 Leave a comment
From the publication:
Design, animation and the VFX house Heckler celebrated the first birthday of their studio in Singapore by strengthening their creative team in response to the increased demand across Southeast Asia.
Heckler appointed director and designer Federico M.S. Mohr as Creative Director together with senior FX artist Cody Amos.
Federico is a multidisciplinary artist who has worked with global brands such as Coca-Cola, Ford, the Sydney Opera House, Unilever and Heineken. Before joining Heckler Singapore, he worked as a senior designer at Heckler's headquarters in Sydney. In addition to his commercial work, he has created a short film, Life to Ashes, which is an official selection at the Academy Qualifying Cleveland International Film Festival and a winner of Best Film at the Queen Palm International Film Festival. Since joining Heckler Singapore, he has led campaigns for Heineken via Publicis, UOB via BBH and Signal Pepsodent via Mullenlowe.
Previously, Cody worked at Industrial Light and Magic (ILM) in Singapore on a number of Hollywood blockbusters, including Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker; Spider-Man: Far From Home; Thor: Ragnarok; Jumanji: Welcome to the jungle; Black Panther and Kong.
Charu Menon, Executive Producer at Heckler Singapore said, “I had the pleasure of working with Fede at Heckler's Sydney headquarters on some really creative campaigns. He brings a very refined design sensibility and we are very excited to have him on board at a time when we are expanding into new markets. "
Richard Mayo-Smith, Managing Director and Executive Producer, Heckler Singapore added, “Everything about Cody's talent and personality shows our vision to continue creating powerful work that is both stunning and powerful. I am delighted to welcome both of you to our growing team in Singapore. "