Tate Kids: Charlie Philips
Tate Kids is a dedicated website from Tate to showcase artists from women, people of colour and LBGTQ+ artists and people from lower socio-economic backgrounds.
Don Dada was delighted to be commissioned to create a short film based on Jamaican born British photographer Charlie Philips.
Voiced by Charlie Philips himself, this film journeys through his life, being part of the Windrush Generation, facing the obstacles moving to the UK and how to channeled his creativity through photography.
Direction, Design & Animation: Don Dada Studio
Writer: K.N. Chimbiri
Narrator: Charlie Philips
Composer: Liam Sharpe
Producer: Zoe Smith
Production Company: Tate Gallery
'Don Dada Studio have worked tirelessly to produce an animation for Tate Kids. They were a faultless collaborator who worked with us and brought to life the story we wanted to tell, communicating well with our team throughout and bringing excellent creative expertise. The end product is a rich and personal story that I am really pleased with. '