Trials of Gabriel Fernandez - the Process

Announcements • March 16, 2020

In 2018, Director Brian Knappenberger came to Imaginary Forces to design the main titles of the Netflix documentary series, The Trials of Gabriel Fernandez. At the time, the court case on one of the the worst incidents of child abuse in the history of Los Angeles was still open. The series follows the story from the horrific crimes inflicted on a young boy, through the benchmark legal proceedings... Continue Reading →

Promax 2018: The Art of Title Design

Announcements • June 12, 2018

In case you missed our PromaxBDA panel read the RECAP HERE!

Our very own Karin Fong spoke about her techniques and creative process for her recent work on STARZ Counterpart. Joined by Lisa Bolan and Ana Criado: a panel of fierce females talking about their cutting edge work!

Curators / Moderators:
Ellen Kahn and Lynda Kahn – Co-Founding Partners, Executive Creative Directors, TWINART, Inc.

Fellow... Continue Reading →

Imaginary Forces Turns 21!

Announcements • October 31, 2017

Creepin' it real since 1996

Q&A with Chief Development Officer Richelle

Announcements • October 25, 2017

Welcome Richelle, IF’s new Chief Development Officer! We love having her on the team. Now you can get to know her too in the Q&A below.

How did you get your start? Tell us about yourself.
I landed my first job was when I was 14 years old at Yippie I-O Candy Company in Jackson, Wyoming. I LOVED it! It was a candy store!! I loved working and I loved having a little spending cash, so all... Continue Reading →

Outstanding Nature Documentary!

Announcements • October 09, 2017

Peter Frankfurt, Chip Houghton, Franceksa Bucci, Lisa Whiteman, Michelle Dougherty, Joel Reynolds, Daniel Hinerfeld, Michael Jasny, Mark Monroe

We are so excited to announce that Sonic Sea took home the emmy for Outstanding Nature Documentary! We are proud that the conversation around sonic noise and the damage it is doing under water is continuing. Sonic Sea is now available to stream on Vimeo on Demand... Continue Reading →

Emmy Nominated Sonic Sea: Now Streaming

Announcements • September 25, 2017

Sonic Sea is a documentary that teaches audiences about the effects of noise pollution on marine life.

The film has 3 nominations in this year’s News and Documentary Emmys: Outstanding Nature Documentary, Outstanding Graphic Design & Art Direction, and Outstanding Music & Sound.
We could not be more excited!

More importantly, Sonic Sea is already making an impact.
Since the film’s release,... Continue Reading →

Threads: New Episodic Series on Go90!

Announcements • July 25, 2017

Pulled from real posts. Inspired by real stories.

Imaginary Forces has created a short-form episodic series: Threads. Alongside partners New Form Digital the series will be premiering exclusively on the Verizon Go90 platform. Utilizing an innovative storytelling model, the show spans a breadth of genres, from thriller to comedy, reimagining anecdotal accounts from user generated content.

Each of the... Continue Reading →

IF Emoji Take Over

Announcements • July 17, 2017

It’s an Emoji Take-over!

In celebration of our latest partnership with Sony Marketing on their new Emoji Movie, we created a set of Imaginary Forces Emojis! Things we use in our day to day lives as creatives, items we see in our LA and NY studios, and some related to the various projects we have worked on in the past.

We will be posting them intermittently until the premiere of the Emoji Movie on July 28th! In the... Continue Reading →

Change the Way You Think . . . Forever

Announcements • June 13, 2017

Neuroplasticty noun
The ability of the brain to form and reorganize synaptic connections, especially in response to learning or experience or following injury.

Richard Holman, Creative Director & Co-Founder at Holman + Hunt spoke at PromaxBDA 2017 on the importance of original thinking. He broke it down by guiding us through a series of questions aiming to challenge our perception of the creative... Continue Reading →

Anne With an E Main Title: Behind the Scenes

Announcements • May 24, 2017

Anne With an E Main Title: Behind the Scenes from Imaginary Forces on Vimeo.

Partnering with the exceptionally talented Brad Kunkle, Imaginary Forces created the main titles for CBC and Netflix’s 'Anne With an E.' Take a behind the scenes look at the eight original works by Kunkle, that were created for the sequence, and the construction process behind our newest title. Learn about... Continue Reading →

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