David Colin, Founder and Creative Director Luce Creative
Colin completed his formal education in his native Paris, leading to a degree in Cinema, Copywriting and Advertising and paving the way for a career within the film and advertising industries.
Initially an editor for television and commercials, he later began working as a director and creative director of animation and live action films for internationally recognised production companies such as Stink Shanghai, Markenfilm Germany, Carnibird Paris and Havas Paris. His work has earned him multiple awards including Cannes Young Director Award, Adfest New Director of the Year and the A-List Award
He most recently worked as creative director for one of the world's best known animation companies, Passion Pictures Melbourne.
In 2016, Colin established Luce Creative in Melbourne, recognising an opportunity to unite Eastern and Western cultures by connecting commissioners and investors with concept creators. Working with a stable of top international talents, he brings animated TV series and long form concepts directly to the buyers.
Currently in production on the first series of 'The Adventures of Little Penguin’, Colin is now well immersed into the series and feature film markets. In 2019, he opened the doors of his newest venture, Luce Creative Shanghai, and has established a wide client base of streaming platforms, broadcasters and film production companies in China and around the world.