Director Biog

Layla is a graduate of the Royal College of Art and a founder of  Trunk Animation. She is a BAFTA award winner and nominee, amongst many many other awards, and has the timing and wit that is second only to alchemy itself, she is animation gold, and the studios overall Creative Director.

   

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pretty_polly_17 Shirley Collins | Pretty Polly

Shirley Collins | Pretty Polly


Music and Vocals- Shirley Collins
“The Instrument”- Ian Keary
Drums- Alex Neilson

Commissioner- Bart McDonagh
Director- Layla Atkinson
Producer- Richard Barnett
DoP- Pete Ellmore
Gaffers- Jonathan Yates, Adam Bell
Illustration- Jock Mooney
Art Department Head- John Harmer
Art Department- Layla Atkinson, Rebecca Manley
Art Workers- Adrian Leak, Shirley McNicholas, Leyla McNicholas, Victoria Szelachowska, Lucy Blackhurst
Puppet Makers- Bernard Pilgrim, Garry Rutter, Richard Barnett, Jock Mooney
Puppeteers- Garry Rutter, Rebecca Manley
Scenery Shifters- Fiona Mckiernan, Mehmet Ulusahin, Luca Paulli, Rok Predin, Kieran Letts, Hannah Wilson, Violeta Paez Armando, Alec Kronacker, Pip Piporo
Rigging- Richard Barnett, Chris Heinhold
PR- Pippress.com
Grade- Jonny T at Glassworks
Lighting- Panalux
Lab- Kodak

Record Company- Domino Records

Thanks to- Rocket Van, London Diamond Drilling, Jack Wood at Glassworks, Flints, Bernard Pilgrim, Jane Pfaff, Karine Gama and Kelly Amundsen at Panalux, Kodak, Chris Harvey, Duncan Martin at Pro-Motion

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Direct Link: http://www.trunk.me.uk/index.php/shirley-collins-pretty-polly/
Blur_Ong_Ong_01 Blur | Ong Ong

Blur | Ong Ong


Band: BLUR
Track: ONG ONG

Director: TONY HUNG
Production company: TRUNK ANIMATION
Animation direction: LAYLA ATKINSON and PETE MELLOR
Producer: RICHARD BARNETT
Associate Producer: DANIEL NEGRET
Illustration: SPENCER WILSON
Animation: AMY SUTTON, LESLEY DART, LAYLA ATKINSON, PETE MELLOR.
1st ad: JONATHAN SIDWELL
DOP: PHIL POOLE
Costume design: SUSSIE JUHLIN-WALLÉN
Commissioner: WILLIAM NICHOLS
Management: ELEVEN MGMT

DAMON ALBARN as MR. CREAM
GRAHAM COXON as MR. BROWN
ALEX JAMES as MR. RED
DAVE ROWNTREE as MR. BLACK
MR. OK as MR. OK
MS. OK as MS. OK

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Direct Link: http://www.trunk.me.uk/index.php/blur-ong-ong/
jenius_onetouch_02 Jenius | One Touch

Jenius | One Touch

Animators: Nick Brooks, Alex Potts, James Turzynski, Harry Slinger-Thompson, Philip Askins, Simona Ciraolo
Illustrator: Spencer Wilson
Music: Adem Ihlan
Mix: Fonic
Directors: Pete Mellor, Layla Atkinson
Line Producer: Pedro Lino
Exec Producer: Richard Barnett

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Direct Link: http://www.trunk.me.uk/index.php/jenius-one-touch-3/
Kylie ~ Only You Kylie Minogue | Only You

Kylie Minogue | Only You

Kylie Minogue featuring James Cordon
Track: Only You
Director: Layla Atkinson
Animators: Alasdair Brotherston, Layla Atkinson, Leslie Dart
Producer: Daniel Negret
Exec Producer: Richard Barnett
Commissioner: Andrew J Law
Label: Parlophone

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Direct Link: http://www.trunk.me.uk/index.php/kylie/
Cummins: ‘The Natural Choice’ Cummins | The Natural Choice

Cummins | The Natural Choice


Director: Layla Atkinson
Illustration: Layla Atkinson
Animation: Leslie Dart, Aaron Lampert
Compositing: Rok Predin, Pete Mellor
Music: Ivan Arnold
Sound Design: Marty O’Brien @ Fonic Final Mix: Barnaby Templer @ Fonic
Narration: Paul Shelley
Producer: Richard Barnett/Miles Donovan
Creative Director: Alan Miller
Agency: OWM&M
Client: Cummins

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Direct Link: http://www.trunk.me.uk/index.php/cummins-the-natural-choice-2/