Red Knuckles was established at the beginning of 2014 as a creative animation studio by creative directors and CG Supervisors Rick Thiele and Mario Ucci. Since setting up the studio Red Knuckles has already won gold at the ADC and had work officially selected by LIAF, Annecy, Siggraph, etc in their first year. It continues to forge partnerships with agencies and production companies to bring high quality CGI and Animation work to life.
Rick and Mario’s background is as art directors, creative directors and cg supervisors at The Mill, MPC and Passion Pictures. They’ve worked extensively with Pete Candeland over the years, winning multiple awards as art directors most notably for BBC Olympics.