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RFTH LogoRun For The Hills is a London-based creative design house that exists in the space where graphics and interiors meet.

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Anna Burles

AB LogoAnna is also known as a designer under her own name.

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Dex

RFTH LogoAll RFTH art prints are created by London-based graphic artist Dex.

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Chris Trotman

As well as being one of RFTH's creative directors, Chris gets up to all sorts of other shenanigans on his own website.

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Motion graphics

Although we've developed a unique style of typographic animation, our approach is as versatile as you need. If you have a particular project or style in mind then get in touch.

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FUTURE SHOCK! THE STORY OF 2000AD
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Working with Zebra Worldwide, Run For The Hills’ Chris Trotman designed, storyboarded and creatively directed the opening credits for Future Shock! The Story Of 2000Ad, a documentary by Paul Goodwin about the seminal British comic.

To the left is a 30 second cut down of the final 2 minute sequence.

Creative Direction & Design: Chris Trotman
Lead Animator: Nuno Costa
Animator: Carlo Taranto
Producer: Tarik Haksever
Produced by Zebra Worldwide

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MY BRANDED LIFE
DESCRIPTION

Our creative director Chris Trotman has developed a unique style of typographic animation, often using kinetic text that appears in time with the voice over. To the right is an animated trailer for My Branded Life, a concept for a TV show by Mark Dymond and Nic Franklin that is currently in pre-production.

Design & Animation: Chris Trotman

GEITF – THE NETWORK
DESCRIPTION

Another typographic animation project with Zebra Worldwide, for the Guardian Edinburgh International Television Festival’s Network scheme.

The film premiered at this year’s Guardian Edinburgh International Television Festival just before the Breaking Bad Masterclass, where Charlie Brooker interviewed Vince Gilligan. You can see the full session, including our film being introduced by Charlie here.

Creative Direction & Design: Chris Trotman
After Effects animation: Carlo Taranto & Nuno Costa
VO: Ore Oduba
Produced by: Zebra Worldwide

HITCHED
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An animated version of Dex’s print Hitched, created for the launch of our second Art Collection, Film Noir.

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GEITF – TOP TV TIPS
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Showcasing our kinetic typographic style, another animation project with Zebra Worldwide for the Guardian Edinburgh International Television Festival’s Network scheme.

Creative Direction & Design: Chris Trotman
After Effects animation: Carlo Taranto & Nuno Costa
Produced by: Zebra Worldwide