About Us

Giant Owl is a London based production company, specialising in cross-platform storytelling for brands, agencies and broadcasters.

We produce and create content for clients of all shapes and sizes, helping to tell their brand stories through engaging, emotive and effective film campaigns.

Come and talk to us at Giant Owl, we’d love to meet you.

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Producer

Jack Byrne

Jack@giantowl.co.uk

 

Producer

Laura Osborne

Laura@giantowl.co.uk

 

Giant Owl Productions

11 Golden Square

London

W1F 9JB
 
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Fill Your Cart With Colour

eBay

To coincide with eBays vibrant rebrand, we were commissioned to create 4 bespoke ads in collaboration with Channel 4 & creative agency, Bandstand. The standalone films featured E4 regular Jay Hutton and Gold medal winning Paralympian Hannah Cockcroft. 

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Fill Your Cart With Colour

eBay

To coincide with eBays vibrant rebrand, we were commissioned to create 4 bespoke ads in collaboration with Channel 4 & creative agency, Bandstand. The standalone films featured E4 regular Jay Hutton and Gold medal winning Paralympian Hannah Cockcroft.

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PayPal Is New Money

PayPal

To coincide with PayPal’s latest global campaign, we were tasked with creating a range of independent Ads to emphasise PayPals launch as the future of money. The 6 satirical spots showcased PayPal’s vision of an easier way to manage and move money through a range of everyday scenarios where you can connect with and buy the things you love at the touch of a button.

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PayPal Is New Money

PayPal

To coincide with PayPal’s latest global campaign, we were tasked with creating a range of independent Ads to emphasise PayPals launch as the future of money. The 6 satirical spots showcased PayPal’s vision of an easier way to manage and move money through a range of everyday scenarios where you can connect with and buy the things you love at the touch of a button.

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Samsung Gear 3 Frontier

Samsung

Bear Grylls’ Samsung Gear S3 Frontier ensures the born survivor can withstand a battering from “the monster power of Mother Nature.” The TVC from our world wide campaign for the Samsung smart watch.

Agency: Cheil Korea

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Introducing the Burberry Scarf Bar

Burberry

From raw cashmere to the finished design, discover the craftsmanship behind the iconic Burberry cashmere scarves.

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#Voicesof4

Channel 4

Channel 4 opens up the airwaves and gives a voice to people who have a special connection to the number 4 as part of its Voices of 4 campaign which celebrates British diversity.

Agency: 4creative

Editor: Giant Owl Productions

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#Voicesof4

Channel 4

Channel 4 opens up the airwaves and gives a voice to people who have a special connection to the number 4 as part of its Voices of 4 campaign which celebrates British diversity.

Agency: 4creative

Editor: Giant Owl Productions

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Warner Brothers

We produced three talent-led films, celebrating favourite moments from JK Rowling’s books and films, to help promote the film’Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ ahead of its release. The TVCs ran on Channel 4, E4, the All4 catch-up platform and on Channel 4 and Warner Bros.

 

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By Your Side – The US Open

Eurosport

A TVC that promotes Eurosport’s live and exclusive coverage of the US Open.

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Pirate Mentality

All4

After a great year for grime, MC Frisco and Risky Roadz go back to its pirate radio roots. Directed by an Owl for 4creative

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Warner Brothers

We produced three talent-led films, celebrating favourite moments from JK Rowling’s books and films, to help promote the film’Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ ahead of its release.

Agency: Bandstand

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Film4 at Cannes

Channel 4

Commissioned by Film4, this piece of content showcases some of the biggest productions to screen in 2016.

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Alternative Voices

Channel 4 / 4creative

Welcome to Britain’s most diverse street. Channel 4’s Alternative voices campaign edited by our very own, Ian Ashford.

Agnecy: 4creative

 

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Alternative Voices – William vs Harry

Channel 4 / 4creative

Producer: Liz Arnott

Director: Barry Dyer

Editor: Ian Ashford

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How to Tie a Scarf

Burberry

Discover new ways to wear your Burberry scarf with a range of styling tutorials.

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Aliens vs Pokemon

E4

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Things We Won’t Say About Race

Channel 4 / 4creative

Trevor Phillips, the man at the heart of 30 years of effort to reduce discrimination and improve equality across the UK, makes the controversial argument it may have led to serious and unwanted consequences that could undermine what’s been achieved. This hard-hitting promo was produced during Jacks time at 4creative.

Director – Rob Blishen

2015 Promax UK Nomination Best Factual Promo

 

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Dazed Vision

Dazed and Confused

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Remembering World War I

More4

4creative

Director – Jason Martin

Producer – Jack Byrne

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Acquisitions

UKTV

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The Tribe

Channel 4 / 4creative

In a television first, Channel 4 was granted access by a rural Ethiopian tribe to capture their life as never seen before. Produced during Jack’s time at 4creative this award winning promo launched the ground breaking series.

Director – Barry Dyer

2015 Promax UK Gold Award   Best Factual Promo

 

 

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Ad 4 You

Channel 4

Giant Owl were enlisted by Channel 4 to communicate the future of personalised advertising in a fun and interesting way. Working closely with animation studio Mummu we created an eye-catching animated reel to be presented to future advertising buyers.

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All 4

Channel 4

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Unreported World

Channel 4

4creative

Director – Rob Blishen

Producer – Jack Byrne

 

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Born Risky

Channel 4

4creative

Director – Barry Dyer

Producer – Jack Byrne

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Don’t Stop The Music

Channel 4

4creative

Director – Alex Boutell

Producer – Jack Byrne

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Dispatches – Whats Your Pension Really Worth?

Channel 4

4creative

Director – Barry Dyer

Producer – Jack Byrne

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Films at 9

Film4

Film4 promo showcasing some of this weeks featured films

 

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Born Risky – Alternative Voices

Channel 4

2014 D&AD Yellow Pencil 

2014 Promax UK Gold Award    

Best On-Air Ident Campaign

2014 Creative Circle Gold Award

Best TV Idents

2014 British Arrows  Gold and Silver Award

Best TV Promotion

Best TV Commercial

 

 

 

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Speed With Guy Martin

Channel 4

4creative

Director – Kate Dunn

Producer – Jack Byrne

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Idris Elba: Fighter

Discovery Channel

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PayPal Is New Money

The Crystal Maze

To coincide PayPal’s latest global campaign, we were tasked with creating a range of independent Ads to emphasise PayPals launch as the future of money. The 6 satirical spots showcased PayPal’s vision of an easier way to manage and move money through a range of everyday scenarios where you can connect with and buy the things you love at the touch of a button.

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