St. John Ambulance is no stranger to highly lauded, confronting campaigns on the need for first aid education. Just last year, they teamed with BBH London to produce “Helpless,” a spot that earned them a Silver Film Lion at Cannes. We at the Penguin Empire couldn’t be prouder to have teamed up with The Brand…

The Penguin Empire’s New Years Resolution may not involve eating better, but it definitely involves visiting more tropical beaches, like the one seen in our latest Lotterywest TVC. Despite how it may appear, the shoot did not take place in some exotic far-flung locale – unless you count Mandurah as exotic. The Thai-inspired look was…

One more generic Ikea frame will need to come off the walls of The Penguin Empire HQ this week, as we make space for another accolade from the fine folks at the PADCs. Penguin Empire director Grant Sputore received the prestigious PADC director of the year prize at Friday night’s ceremony. Grant also took home…

A lot of people like to take photos of Perth City. Maybe a few snaps of the bell tower, a couple shots from the foreshore and a selfie or two in Kings Park. Not content with photographing Perth a handful of times or from the more obvious angles, Robert Forsyth and DP MIles Rowland have…

The Penguin Empire is excited to announce that director Robert Forsyth’s TVC for 96fm’s “Keeping Real Music Alive” campaign via Meerkats is one of three West Australian finalists at the prestigious Effie Awards. The spot was directed by Robert Forsyth and features impressive visual effects for Last Pixel. Effing Awesome.

Hey web-folk, we’re happy to report The Penguin Empire’s feature project The Decayed (previously titled The Rot) recently received development support from Screen Australia. The money will go toward a new draft and a story conference that will take place in the US later this year. With any luck this will be the last draft…

The February issue of Campaign Brief covered that annual hot-button topic – “The Best Of Year Review”. Creatives from around town were asked to pick their favourite work of 2012 and we’re happy to report a couple of Penguin produced pieces were recognized. Adam Barker of Gatecrasher and Spencer Battista from Cooch showed some love…

Police and Nurses’ latest TVC is a bold and brave piece of advertising conceived by the clever kids at Meerkats and directed by Rob Forsyth. Taking the risk of comparing themselves to Australia’s biggest banks, Police and Nurses seem to come out looking pretty good! They also look pretty good in red it would seem.…

We Penguins don’t need much of an excuse to head down south, but when The Emergence Festival brings together some of the most exciting advertising, new-media, software and film-making talent from around the world and then asks to play some of The Penguin Empire’s latest work on the opening night (in exchange for free entry,…

2013 is here! It brings with it great possibilities and The Penguin Empire’s latest commercial directed by Corrie Jones. Working with a fantastic script from the fabulous folks at The Brand Agency, Corrie has created a spot that celebrates innovation and the ideas that change the world for the better.