Company: XPLANE, Portland, OR
Company Description: Founded in 1993, XPLANE is an information design consultancy that drives better results for many of the world’s leading organizations through visual thinking and design.
Nomination Category: Video Awards and Film Categories
Nomination Sub Category: Motivational
Nomination Title: Did You Know? 4.0
1. The date on which this nominated production was first distributed or otherwise made public:
September 14, 2009
2. Briefly describe this entry’s communications objectives and how it met those objectives (up to 100 words). Include here the URL for an online version of your production if applicable. IMPORTANT: begin the URL with http://, and enclose the URL in square brackets - for example, [http://www.yourwebsite.com/link.html]:
Four and a half minutes long, "Did You Know? 4.0" visually informs about the new
world of social media and latest communication technologies, which have forever
changed the world’s media landscape. The video is comprised of compelling facts
and statistics around social media and convergence, includes an up-tempo
soundtrack and features a unique design with sketches, photographs and
illustrations that visually depict the information in a way that is
understandable and intriguing to the viewer.
Since releasing the video in mid-September it has enjoyed more than 1,241,875 views.
3. List the appropriate creative and production credits for this entry: Advertising Agency/City: Client: Art Director: Cinematographer: Creative Director: Designer: Director: Illustrator/City: Music Producer/City: Photographer/City: Printer/City: Producer: Production Company/City: Programmer: Writer: Web Development Firm/City:
Design agency: XPLANE
Art/production/music/illustration: Bill Keaggy
Research: Scott McLeod, Karl Fisch and Laura Bestler