Hackett Films appoints Peter Kearney

Press release from tsuki

Producer, Peter Kearney joins Hackett Films in the role of Senior Producer.

Kearney brings more than 25 years experience in commercial film production, producing high profile cinema and television commercials throughout Australia and around the world.

“Peter has the same passion and belief for creative as we do. We’re committed to delivering high concept entertainment with strong character driven story and ground breaking techniques. As the lines between advertising and entertainment become more blurred, Peter’s expertise is the perfect complement to our team.” said Director, James Hackett.

Prior to joining Hackett Films, Kearney worked at Career highlights include producing the award winning 2001 commercial for Jaguar with Jeff Darling which was bestowed the honour of ‘permanent display’ at the MoMA (Museum of Modern Art), New York as well as numerous advertising industry accolades including Cannes Lion Titanium, Kodak Vision Awards at the AICP and many AWARD awards. He was also credited for producing three of Campaign Briefs top 30 commercials for the decade with Vikki Blanche, Glue Society and Patrick Hughes.

Kearney comes to Hackett Films with the belief of being part of the next generation of innovative advertising and entertainment, developing a truly multi-platform production facility.

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About Hackett Films
Hackett Films is a vanguard production company responsible for designing highly distinctive, character-driven work for Australian and international clients across commercials, online, film, music video and TV series production. Blurring the real and unreal, their design driven forward-thinking approach, spans the disciplines of live action, 2D and 3D character animation and motion graphics.

Founded in 2004 by director James Hackett, Hackett Films’ award-winning projects include the animated kids TV series and 2010 TV Week Logie nominee, dirtgirlworld for mememe productions, title sequences for Andrew Denton’s Zapruder’s Other Films (30 seconds, The Gruen Transfer), and ARIA Award winning animated music videos for The Dissociatives. Other distinctive work includes TVCs for celebrity endorsed brands including NIB (Paul Harragon), Ripcurl (Mick Fanning), branding solutions for Triple JTV and Studio 3 for ABC3, educational in-flight films for V-Australia and character-driven commercials for BT Super and The Royal Easter Show.