“Harmonix The Beatles: Rock Band Intro Cinematic” by Passion Pictures

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    Harmonix The Beatles: Rock Band Intro Cinematic

Company / Institution / Agency:

  • Passion Pictures


    Pete Candeland directed this spectacular two-minute animated intro cinematic in which we accompany The Beatles from their earliest gigs at The Cavern Club in Liverpool along the pathway to international fame.

Additional Contributors:

    Client: Harmonix/MTV/Apple Corps
    Production Company: Passion Pictures
    Music & Inspiration: The Beatles: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr
    Very Special Thanks: Yoko Ono Lennon, Olivia Harrison
    Music Producer: George Martin
    Creative Director: Joshua Randall
    Creative Producer: Giles Martin
    Executive Producers: Paul DeGooyer, Jeff Jones, Alex Rigopulos
    Producer: Jonathan Clyde
    Special Thanks: Van Toffler, Judy McGrath, Dhani Harrison
    Recordings Engineering: Norman Smith, Geoff Emerick, Ken Scott, Glyn Johns, Phil McDonald
    Music Produced for “The Beatles: Rock Band”: Giles Martin
    Mix Engineer for “The Beatles: Rock Band”: Paul Hicks
    Passion Pictures Director/Writer: Pete Candeland
    Producer: Debbie Crosscup
    Co-Development Producer: Anna Lord
    Executive Producer: Hugo Sands
    2D Character Design/Development: Rob Valley
    CG Character Design/Development: Ree Treweek (of Shy the Sun)
    2D Animation Director/Layout: Rob Valley
    CG Animation Supervisor: Wes Coman
    Head of CG: Jason Nicolas
    VFX Supervisor: Neil Riley
    Technical Director: Julian Hodgson
    Editors: Dan Greenway, Jamie Foord, Lee Gingold
    Storyboarding: Brendan Houghton, Rob Valley
    Matte Painting/Backgrounds: Alberto Mielgo, Daniel Cacouault, Lukasz Pazera, Jim Bowers, Alan Aldridge
    Key Animators: Rob Valley, Jerry Forder, Pete Dodd, Daryl Graham
    Assistant Supervisor: Dave Burns
    Character Assistants: Alan Henry, Brent Odell, Jay Wren, Mitch Wilmot
    Constantinos Demosthenous

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