What do whiteboard videos work well for?

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With our whiteboard animations we package complex stories in a clear message. Do you know that our videos can be used for different purposes? Explaining a new system or scheme to your employees. Getting everyone on the same page during major internal changes. Be accountable to the client/financier of a project in a fun way. […]

Marne: ‘I want a world where there is room for everyone’

Role: Writer. Working at B&S since: Autumn 2017. Who are your favorite writers: ‘Alok Vaid-Menon, Kae Tempest and Andrea Gibson, creative people who challenge thinking.’ What do you like most about your work at Bord&Stift? ‘As a writer I visit all kinds of organizations and companies, I learn a lot. About what they do, how […]

Betina: ‘Gardening is like organizing horizontally’

Role: Illustrator. Working at B&S since: Summer 2017. What is your favorite horizontal vegetable garden vegetable? ‘Jerusalem artichokes! You can let it do its thing. The tubers are delicious and there are also towering sunflowers on the way. It is proliferating so you have to keep an eye on it, but otherwise it is a […]

Daniël: ‘You really have to understand what it is about’

Role: writer and editor. Working at B&S since: Spring 2018. What is your favorite movie/documentary: Enter the Void by Gaspar Noé and Boogie Nights by Paul Thomas Anderson. What do you like most about your work at Bord&Stift? ‘It is always nice to have a look behind the scenes at different companies and organizations. Every […]

Sophie: ‘With animation I can bring a story to life’

Role: editor. Working at B&S since: Spring 2018. What is your favorite game: The Last of Us is a game set in a post-apocalyptic zombie world. It is as if you are in a beautifully designed drama film for many hours in which you can participate yourself, with cities that have been taken back by […]

Rosalie: ‘I work very intuitively’

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Role: project planner, editor, illustrator. Working at B&S since: Early 2016. What is your current obsession? Ikabane: Japanese flower arrangements. Creating beauty and embracing the natural, decay. Looks like you have many different roles at Bord&Stift. ‘That’s right. I started as a jack of all trades: filming, editing, planning projects. I recently started drawing too. […]

Merel: ‘Everybody wants to be seen’

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Role: writer en marketing tiger. Working at B&S since: October 2016. What is your favorite cat behaviour: ‘With soft blankets my adult cat turns back into a kitten. He nibbles and kneads with his paws, as he used to do when he drank from his mama.’ What do you like most about your work at […]

Jeroen: ‘You can really hit the mark with a drawing’

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Role at Bord&Stift: Illustrator. Working here since: Spring 2017. What is your favorite comic book? ‘Pinocchio from Winshluss is my comic book bible. Because of the pale coloring it is reminiscent of old American newspaper comics. I’m also a fan of Love and Rockets, from the Hernandez brothers. And De Incal, from Jodorowsky and Moebius. […]

Astrid: ‘I like to think in drawing language’

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Role at Bord&Stift: Illustrator and project planner. Working here since: End 2017. What kind of movies do you like? ‘I’ve been watching a lot of classics lately. Recently I saw Wild at Heart by David Lynch. ‘O sailor…’, ‘Yeah peanut…’ So bad it’s good.’ What do you like most about your role at Bord&Stift? ‘As […]

‘The timeless aspect of a whiteboard video really appealed to us’

The culture coordinators of 5 secondary schools in and around Utrecht wanted to draw attention to arts and culture subjects. How better than with a creative whiteboard movie? Bord&Stifter Astrid spoke with Joost Overmars, music teacher and culture coordinator at Cals College in Nieuwegein. Why did you want to have a video made? ‘Together with […]