Yves Geleyn is a storyteller whose work resonates through a profound understanding of life's subtleties. His narrative craft, enhanced by a vast range of creative techniques, is driven by an obsession with revealing quiet truths.
Born to a multicultural family, Yves's nomadic childhood across Britain, France, and Germany, punctuated by global escapades, shaped his curious spirit. His diverse experiences, from rugby to culinary arts, led him to graphic design and motion graphics, enriching his storytelling lens.
His award-winning films and commercials, like the poignant 'Monster in the Closet' and the celebrated John Lewis 'The Bear and The Hare', showcase his storytelling prowess. His attention to detail is exemplified in the meticulously crafted McDonald’s 'Always Working', a testament to his perfectionist approach. In Yves's hands, stories are poetic, resonant, and timeless.
Kroger - Holiday Fresh Approach
The team spins another heartwarming tale of shared food culture in this cinematic holiday campaign for Kroger.
Coca-Cola - Year of the Rabbit
The spirit of family is strong this lunar new year. Just ask this fluffle of bunnies.
John Lewis - The Bear and the Hare
This timeless classic follows the friendship between a caring hare and a bear who had never seen Christmas.
McDonald's - Always Working
Follow a group of miniature workers in the English countryside as they make the Happy Meal even happier.
Cyramza - Planimation
Yves Geleyn creates an enthralling world where a careful plan avoids cosmic consequences.
Samsung - Kirigami
Hop on a train through snowy holiday vignettes in this charming spot for Samsung.
Scarecrow - Hornet Originals
Nobody puts Scarecrow in a corner!
Coca-Cola - Year of the Tiger
Coca-Cola's Lunar New Year campaign blends Chinese folklore, illustration and sculpture in this modern-day folk tale.
GoGo Tea - Rainforest Alliance
With vivid animation with fairytale sensibilities, we join the story of a young girl striving to carry on her family's legacy.
Monster in the Closet
Monster in the Closet
Yves Geleyn directs a chilling PSA about the importance of safe gun storage and prevention of children's access to firearms.
USPS - Built for the Holidays
Take a journey across the country in a window-diorama inspired holiday campaign.