Chapter 4 - Zoolog
The RFID future

The RFID future

For everyone who doesn’t know, RFID is radio frequency identification – the future of article and shop floor management for retail stores. I had no clue as to what that means before the project, but when we started pitching ideas…

20.06
Shooting Real Snow

Shooting Real Snow

To shoot the “real” snow scenes we travelled to Stubai glacier at an altitude of 3000m where the snow powdered and the sun was intense. There was not much power on the remote locations so all lighting was done by…

18.10
Hafzoo boards the bus

Hafzoo boards the bus

We did some extensive casting to find a mix of characters that would work each in their environments and as a group overall. A musician traveling to work, a family on the way to a lake, hikers escaping the rain,…

30.09
Winning Venus Award at CCA

Winning Venus Award at CCA

Yipiiieee! What an amazing evening attending the CCA (Creative Club Austria) Gala in Vienna and winning a Venus-Award for our film Steinmayr&Co.-It’s showtime. We feel truly honored, had a fun evening and enjoyed the odd glass of Grüne Veltliner, cheers!  …

24.03
Industry response

Industry response

Sony Professional Europe chose to screen “It’s showtime” as a showcase piece at the International Broadcast Convention in Amsterdam. Sony: “One of the fantastic clips we showed at our Sony Experience Theatre at #SonyIBC was this commercial produced by Hafzoo….

08.12
Hafzoo and the TanzCompany

Hafzoo and the TanzCompany

Our goal was to show the dancers from Cuba, Russia, China and Europe away from their usual stage setting in a large industrial space, to highlight the contemporary edge of the partnership. When sketching which scenes would best translate the…

27.11
Hafzoo takes off

Hafzoo takes off

For our areal photography we decided to try out various techniques of shooting and took off in a range of aircrafts and helicopters that suited the task. Our main aircraft a Diamond DA40 propeller plane had a Garmin G1000 state…

08.08
Shooting moments of bliss

Shooting moments of bliss

To gather a collage of blissful moments from the Garmin universe we filmed for a month across the UK, Spain and Austria. Most of the scenes were planned and art-directed, some others found their way into the edit by accident,…

29.07
Rehearsing with TanzCompany

Rehearsing with TanzCompany

We’re totally excited about rehearsing for a new project with Enrique Gasa’s TanzCompany for Steinmayr & Co Insurance Brokers. For the ballets’ own Yorkshire Terrier its just another day in the office … not sure he feels the buzz. The…

13.05
Viennese Café meets Lab.

Viennese Café meets Lab.

For our latest TV-Commercial we set ourselves the challenge to mix two styles which don’t normally exist together – dingy café in a bright lab. The Agency Createam wrote a script for Hansaton (a specialist in micro hearing aid) which…

06.05