Gimmick Studio is a Montreal-based motion design company that mixes creativity with efficiency in a laid-back atmosphere. Over the years, we’ve earned a reputation for delivering killer projects with lightning turnaround times.


Francois Dulac   Johnny-come-lately Frank bungee jumped (sans cord) out of the pockets of Big Pharma and into the magical world of motion design. With an eye for sleek sedans, this guy has future G7 leader written all over him. He’s one of the rare folks at Gimmick you’ll find in a button-up shirt.

Francois Dulac

Johnny-come-lately Frank bungee jumped (sans cord) out of the pockets of Big Pharma and into the magical world of motion design. With an eye for sleek sedans, this guy has future G7 leader written all over him. He’s one of the rare folks at Gimmick you’ll find in a button-up shirt.

Pier-Luc Bourgault   PL discovered his calling after meeting the late Normand L’Amour (R.I.P.) in Madrid in 2005. His 10 years of experience make him the go-to guy for all things motion design and project archiving. He also happens to be the inventor of the legendary “PLB” transition.

Pier-Luc Bourgault

PL discovered his calling after meeting the late Normand L’Amour (R.I.P.) in Madrid in 2005. His 10 years of experience make him the go-to guy for all things motion design and project archiving. He also happens to be the inventor of the legendary “PLB” transition.

Benoit Fortier   The unicorn moments when this man goes cap-less reveal one magnificent head of hair. A hot-sauce guru and prince of hair-care pontification, Ben is nothing short of the creative brains behind Gimmick.

Benoit Fortier

The unicorn moments when this man goes cap-less reveal one magnificent head of hair. A hot-sauce guru and prince of hair-care pontification, Ben is nothing short of the creative brains behind Gimmick.

Alexandre Verville   A semi-retired skateboarder from Victoriaville, Alex works wonders with keyframes. This AD Jedi is crazy about the Skittles served in the suites at the Bell Centre. Awarded Best cloud smoker 3 years in a row.

Alexandre Verville

A semi-retired skateboarder from Victoriaville, Alex works wonders with keyframes. This AD Jedi is crazy about the Skittles served in the suites at the Bell Centre. Awarded Best cloud smoker 3 years in a row.

Gabrielle Doré   Gab—a.k.a. Ggold—has the distinction of being the creator of “LA VIE,” the all- important tool that keeps the studio’s proverbial train on the tracks.

Gabrielle Doré

Gab—a.k.a. Ggold—has the distinction of being the creator of “LA VIE,” the all- important tool that keeps the studio’s proverbial train on the tracks.

Zachary Blais   Discovered in the back alleys of Beloeil, Zac has a Hogwarts degree in 3D animation. Legend has it he could render before he could walk. Just don’t talk to him about whether fruit belongs in salad.

Zachary Blais

Discovered in the back alleys of Beloeil, Zac has a Hogwarts degree in 3D animation. Legend has it he could render before he could walk. Just don’t talk to him about whether fruit belongs in salad.

Amélie Haeck   Amélie is the kind of person who lets her skills do all the talking. Trust us—her projects offer a glimpse of file organization at its finest.

Amélie Haeck

Amélie is the kind of person who lets her skills do all the talking. Trust us—her projects offer a glimpse of file organization at its finest.

Gabriel Belisle   Gab is Mr. Versatility, both sartorially and professionally speaking. Hailing from Trois- Rivières, this jack-of-all-trades fuels up with Kirkland granola bars and Asian snack mix.

Gabriel Belisle

Gab is Mr. Versatility, both sartorially and professionally speaking. Hailing from Trois- Rivières, this jack-of-all-trades fuels up with Kirkland granola bars and Asian snack mix.

Mélina Poiré   The first woman to join the team, Mélina is a breath of fresh air in a pair of Vans. Her mastery of motion design is matched only by her flair for Instagram stories.

Mélina Poiré

The first woman to join the team, Mélina is a breath of fresh air in a pair of Vans. Her mastery of motion design is matched only by her flair for Instagram stories.


SERVICES

Motion Design

3D Animation

2D Animation

Artistic Direction

Compositing / VFX


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