Royal Swinkels Family Brewers (formerly Bavaria Brewery) is a Dutch family business since 1719. The company is fully owned by the Swinkels family for seven generations. In this commercial they show how important it is to preserve family traditions.
Carola Brockhoff was responsible to create an old age on actor Ernst ter Linden who plays Jaap Swinkels. Ernst plays a younger version, himself and an older version in this timeline commercial. Carola used a variety of techniques to change him 20 years older. We made small prosthetics and used old age stipple from Blue Bird and Green Marble Concentrate and Attagel. Coloring was done with skin illustrator palettes. For the hair we used Ben Nye Liquid hair colours. We achieved an excellent result.
“Dirty God” from filmmaker Sacha Polak has it’s International Premiere on the Sundance Festival. It’s the first time that a Dutch Film is selected for this World Cinema Dramatic Competition!
The film is about a young mother Jade (played by Vicky Knight) who tries to pick up the pieces after an acid attack leaves her with severe facial burns. Unreal was responsible for the application of the facial prosthetics, delivered by danish colleague Morten Jacobsen. Dirty God is shot in the UK, the Netherlands and Marrakech.
For “Aanstekelijk Creative Agency” we created the complete character design, clothing, props and on-set applications of the RoadGuard viking in five different ages. We also did old-age make up of the car mechanics. Transforming the dutch giant Olivier Richters into a big friendly viking was gigantic!
One of the many Orcs we did for the Shadow of War Live action commercial with director Neil Huxley, made it on the cover of Neill Gorton’s The Prosthetic magazine issue #10! Inside you will find a 10 page article on the making of the orcs!