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Sideburn Panda

Digital / Mobile, TV / Film / Video, Social Media

Sideburn Panda is run by Joseph Bell -  an experienced Bristol-based creative who has worked on a range of innovative and award-winning digital projects.

Throughout his career he has successfully developed and produced video and audio content, apps, websites, social media campaigns, marketing materials, games and digital-first experiences which embrace the best of new platforms and technologies including 360 Video and Virtual Reality.

If you need a reliable creative partner to help you or your organisation plan, develop and deliver high-quality, audience-focused digital content then please feel free to get in touch: joe@sideburnpanda.co.uk

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BBC Tomorrow's World - Global Values: Where Do You Fit?

As part of BBC Tomorrow?s World #MyTomorrow campaign ? created to mark the implementation of GDPR ? a pair of digital projects were commissioned. These were designed to engage people in the subject by using scientifically-validated scales to inferr people?s innate values ? the guiding principles by which they live their lives ? then using them to present a potential vision of the future.

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Ballista Media/Royal British Legion/Royal Tank Regiment - Cambrai 100

Following on from the success of the Passchendale 100 campaign I produced for the Royal British Legion, I was approached again to work with Dan Snow and Ballista Media on a mix of immersive digital history content for the Royal Tank Regiment in partnership with the Royal British Legion. Aimed at marking 100 years since the Battle of Cambrai - a major milestone in the First World War - I developed and produced 3 short social films and two 360 experiences.

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Zest Theatre/Half Moon Theatre - What Once Was Ours

Created against the background of Brexit, What Once Was Ours was a collaboration between Zest Theatre and Half Moon - two of the UK's leading theatre companies creating work for young people. Working initially as a Digital Associate for The Space and later as a Digital Producer/Consultant on the project itself, I developed a concept which would use existing production assets as the basis for engaging new social content that would extend the audience for the work and it's themes.

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Ballista Media/Royal British Legion - Passchendaele 100

Passchendaele 100 was a season of activity and content commemorating 100 years since the Third Battle Of Ypres - one of the key moments of the First World War. Working for Ballista Media, I helped develop, then led production on, an extensive mix of digital content for the Royal British Legion?s centenary offer. This included 6 short-form films, 7 archive-driven immersive 360 experiences, 3 360 mini-docs and a 360 of the Last Post ceremony at the Menin Gate in Ypres. ...

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Northern Ballet/The Space - The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas

The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas was an ambitious dance production for Northern Ballet, based on the novel by John Boyne. Working with support from The Space, I produced a series of social videos designed to extend the potential audience for the project. Through editorial and technical optimisation we created a new kind of Making Of and Interview video designed to hook non-traditional ballet fans with the idea of the potential of dance as a medium for conveying character, emotion...

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BBC - Talking Balls

Talking Balls was a 10-part comedy short-form series created for BBC Three's social channels

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BBC - Jim's Celeb Blender

Jims Celeb Blender was an image generator tool made in collaboration with Jimll Paint It for BBC Three & BBC Taster. The project emerged out of a desire to create pilots around, and vehicles for, new kinds of digital talent. With a Facebook following of over half a million people, and an amazingly distinct and of the web voice, Jim was the perfect collaborator. Seeing the appeal of people being able to impact his work through community suggestions, we wanted to create...

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BBC - Thirteen

#findthegirl was an interactive experience released in parallel to BBC Threes hit drama Thirteen. Conceived and developed to play out alongside the series, the idea was to create an as-real character from the universe of the show who would exist on social media for the full 5-week run. She would engage, motivate and actively involve an online community of real people as they got drawn deeper into the story - attempting to work together to best the investigators in the show...

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BBC - Our World War

High Wood was the interactive 4th episode of hit BBC Three drama Our World War. Blending top quality live action drama with game mechanics and animated motion comics, this immersive experience told the story of the 1st South Staffordshire Battalion during the battle of High Wood at the Somme

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BBC - Footballers United

Footballers United was an ambitious, award-winning, interactive docu-drama produced by Somethin Else. Telling the astonishing real life story of the Pals battallion formed from the Hearts Of Midlothian football team during the First World War, the experience combined scripted drama with factual history to create an interactive timeline through which the audience could explore real archive and documents, and relate key facts and statistics to their own modern social network.

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Key Skills

  • digital
  • development
  • digital production
  • digital strategy
  • project management
  • stakeholder management
  • pitching
  • presentation
  • video
  • virtual reality
  • vr
  • 360

Key Clients

  • Bbc
  • The Space
  • Nottingham City Council
  • Natwest
  • Northern Ballet
  • Birmingham Repertory Theatre
  • University of Birmingham
  • Royal British Legion
  • Ballista Media
  • Limina Immersive
  • Bbc Studios

Work location

  • Can work from home
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Full UK driving licence

Further information


  • Education level: Degree

Location

Bristol

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