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Red Bull ‘Cracked’

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wo-time Dakar winner Toby Price is on cracking form in an action-packed off-road short film. The rally raid star goes for a wild ride through the Australian outback in search of some fresh eggs in his new off-road adventure short film, Cracked.

Red Bull entrusted Allan and his Hype Republic crew to handle the full production process of ‘Cracked’, a high-octane viral action project featuring world-champion athlete, Toby Price. Allan and his team managed everything from location scout & course build, to full shoot logistics, safety, camera team & post-production.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Researching & securing a range of unique & custom locations.
  • Managing the custom course build, to maximise performance & storyline safely.
  • Custom ‘Australiana’ music score.
  • Working closely with Red Bull EP Kyle Bullock to develop and refine the creative.
  • Assembling a multi-skilled camera team to cover all filming requirements, from Specialist helicopters, to off-road tracking vehicle, to on-board Red cameras & everything in-between.
  • Collaborating with a highly-skilled stunt, safety & precision driving team to ensure the production ran safely and we got the best possible angles for our tracking vehicle and camera positions.
  • Winning an ACS ‘Gold’ award for cinematography.

CLIENT / EP:

Kyle Bullock (RB)

PRODUCTION CO.:

Hype Republic

DIRECTOR / DOP / PRODUCER / EDIT:

Allan Hardy

PRODUCER:

Cam Pianta

GSS AERIAL / A CAM OPERATOR:

Cam Batten

PHOTOGRAPHY:

Red Bull Content Pool / Andy Green / Matt Ower

COLOUR / VFX:

Joe Lancaster

STUNT & SAFETY:

Jimmy Christiansen, Paul ‘Halfy’ Philips

MUSIC:

Oliver Lyu

SOUND DESIGN:

Ben Vlad & Justin Harrison

HELICOPTER:

Specialist Heli