BREAKTHROUGH

DESIGN, ANIMATION AND VISUAL EFFECTS

CLIENT: ASYLUM ENTERTAINMENT / NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC / GENERAL ELECTRIC

Breakthrough Trailer

BREAKTHROUGH MAIN TITLE BY SHADOW INDUSTRIES

 

Breakthrough provides a thought-provoking and imaginative perspective on scientific discovery as it unfolds.

Six Hollywood directors shine the spotlight on leading scientists and explorers as the world’s most curious minds shun conventional thinking in order to rebuild, reimagine and revolutionise life, as we know it.

Shadow’s created the series main title, along with visual effects and animation for two episodes.

‘Decoding the Brain’ demonstrated how powerful new technologies are assisting people suffering from mental disorders that destroy their memories and rob them of their identities. 

‘Fighting Pandemics’ focused on how the Ebola outbreak crisis of 2014 has mobilised scientists and researchers seeking new treatments and vaccines for some of the words deadliest pathogens.

See more of Breakthrough at National Geographic.

RON HOWARD TALKS ON THE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY BEHIND BREAKTHROUGH

 

DIRECTOR BRETT RATNER ON THE MYSTERIES OF THE BRAIN