Project Development

Client: Oxfam
Oxjam Stokey
Devised a marketing strategy for this one day event taking place on 20th October in 10 music venues in London’s Stoke Newington and Dalston.


2010, 2011
Client: Alpha-ville
Contract: Alpha-ville: International Festival of Post-Digital Culture
Advising on development and production of Alpha-ville. An annual arts event in east London supported by the Arts Council having grown from a one day, one venue event to four days across multiple venues; The event covers live AV gigs, art exhibitions, technology workshops and a national symposium.

2012 Teaser
2011  Teaser
2010 Teaser

Client: University College London
Contract: Open City Docs Fest
Open City Docs Fest presents films about real life, and about the experience of real people many of whose voices are not often heard. With interactive screenings, special events, conversations,workshops, performances, music, and great food and drink – the festival provides stimulation and enjoyment for everyone. Consultancy was provided on fundraising and marketing/partnerships strategy.

2012 Festival Trailer
2011 Festival Sting


Client: The London Transport Museum
Contract: Since 7/7 – ‘What is your security blanket?”

We all have that something we carry in our wallet, the song we play, that feeling or act that makes everything all the more comfortable. Since 7/7, travel on the London Underground might feel different to you. What is your security blanket?’ Images by Francisco Serrano Full project details here

Client: The London Transport Museum
Contract: USA Word Animation

In collaboration with the wonderful artists Claire Mason and Rachael Tremlett – The Original Ranch were commissioned to produce an animation around community responses. The start of the sentence is ‘A journey in a yellow cab is…The film will show at London Transport Museum’s visitor centre as well as form part of their 2012 exhibition. Click on the image – There isn’t meant to be any audio by the way!


Client: London Muse/View Tube/Create Festival
Contract: Feast of Conversation
Working with philosopher Theodore Zeldin and the London Muse, this commission for the CREATE Festival took place in the unique View Tube venue at the Olympic Park in Stratford, London. We co-organised this event with over 200 strangers from different communities – coming together to share lunch as well as their views on life, love and more.

View Promo Film


2007, 2008, 2009
Client: Canary Wharf Group
Contract: Canary Wharf Film Festival
Production, curation, fundraising for annual event showcasing UK and international short film.

A few years ago, The Original Ranch director, Olivia Bellas founded the Canary Wharf Film Festival. This was borne from an interest in seeing if creative and commercial worlds can come together as well as exploring community engagement between the workers of the Canary Wharf area and the surrounding, long-standing residents. This creative platform ran for three years where films were shown, local talent celebrated and media workshops delivered. View CWFF09 Trailer