Red Knuckles is an independent full service animation studio established at the beginning of 2014 by Creative Directors Rick Thiele and Mario Ucci.
Since setting up the studio Red Knuckles has won multiple awards including the Cannes Grand Prix and a Gold Lion for ‘Project Literacy‘, Kinsale Shark, Gold at the ADC and numerous awards and selections at film festivals for their ground breaking short films ‘Dark Noir‘ and ‘Strange Beasts‘.
They continue to forge partnerships with brands, agencies and production companies to bring the highest quality of CGI and Animation work to life with their immense respect for the animation craft, artists and incessant hard work.
Rick&Mario are known as established Animation Directors repped by Partizan and Wizz. Their background is as art directors, creative directors and cg supervisors at The Mill, MPC features and Passion Pictures, where they’ve worked extensively with Pete Candeland over the years, winning multiple awards as art directors most notably for BBC Olympics and Gorillaz.
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