To bring ECU’s commitment to students to life, digital agency Longtail created a faux department within the university that helped deal with school leaver’s stress – in an appropriate way.  The Department of Stress Reduction. The Penguin Empire was charged with creating a dynamic flash video, that allowed students to upload content directly into the story. That…

At this point it’s barely worth mentioning it – since you’ve probably already seen it – but crossing over 15 million views feels like something worth celebrating. We are of course referring to the ever escalating view count on “It’s Time”, a marriage equality spot commissioned by Get up and directed by The Penguin Empire’s Stephen McCallum. Not content…

Another side of this Penguin Empire of ours is long-form drama – aka. feature film making.  We Penguins love our storytelling – regardless of whether its 30 seconds or 90 minutes. In February we blogged about Grant’s trip to the US to develop a feature project with an American writer.  We are happy to announce…

So 2011 adventures continue.  While Paul holds down the fort at home I’m in LA to work on a drama project thats happening in part over here and I’m similaneously take the chance to over indulge in American fast food. For those of you who have never tried it, Chipotle is a must. I don’t…