Bruce Alcock


A Director and Creative Director for over three decades, Bruce Alcock’s award-winning films, television series, interactive projects and hundreds of international commercials have earned him accolades world wide. His varied work includes films like Impromptu, 54 Hours and At the Quinte Hotel, and recently Jam Van, a preschool music series for YouTube Originals, Scribbles & Ink, a PBS hybrid narrative drawing app and Far Away from Far Away, an NFB interactive project. Alcock co-founded three animation studios: Cuppa Coffee (Toronto), Tricky Pictures (Chicago), and Global Mechanic (Vancouver). Working in a mix of all physical and digital techniques, Alcock is above all an experimental artist. He loves to mix commercial and artistic streams of production, combining professional rigour and creative abandon to make truly original work.

He provided illustrations for A Wonderful Bigness in 2022.