Gatherer Media
 

 

behind every great story is an incredible archive.

Hunt. Gather.
Together.

 

 
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From museum collections to personal archives, and private histories; let’s find great stories to share.

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Mission

Whatever the task, we have the tools (and opposing thumbs) to get the job done.

Gatherer is a creative studio that takes an archive-first approach to content production. We bring together over 20-years-experience working with archival material to create compelling content and unique experiences for audiences. 

Gatherer help clients weave their past, present and future into a compelling story their audience will love and use our digital marketing skills to spread their story far and wide.

Founded by journalist, producer and digital strategist Tim Stone and digital designer and e-learning specialist Aya Hatano. Gatherer draws on the combined skills and experience of Stone, Hatano and collaborators to deliver a multitude of successful projects on any platform.

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Who we are

Tim Stone
PRODUCER / WRITER / DIRECTOR / FIRE-STARTER

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Tim Stone is a documentary filmmaker, content producer and broadcast journalist with an extensive knowledge of both television and digital production. His documentaries, short films and comedy series have screened at a number of prestigious film festivals around the world including Cannes Court Metrage in France, Raindance Film Festival in London and the 3rd Annual Streamys in Los Angeles. His 2015 graffiti documentary: Thrill + Fury: the Art of the Tag is sold by ABC Commercial and in 2017 screened at Tag - Name Writing in Public Space a global graffiti conference in Berlin.

Stone has produced four documentary series for the ABC: Curators; Cave Clan; Thrill + Fury: The Art of the Tag; Golden Age of Piracy.

As a journalist Stone has interviewed some of the world's leading art figures: Hermann Nitsch, Marina Abramovic, Vito Acconci (deceased), Joseph Kosuth, Tracey MoffattDouglas Gordon, Ryan Gander and many more. As a broadcast journalist he has produced television for ABC News, News Breakfast and the ABC's weekly culture show The Mix. He has reported on everything from the demise of suburban video stores to the opening of the 2017 Venice Biennale in Italy.

As digital strategist he has managed campaigns for the ABC's leading digital offerings and biggest entertainment properties; from channels ABC iview, News 24 and ABC ME (ABC3), to Chris Lilley's Angry Boys, The Chaser and The Librarians. Stone is a highly-experienced Google Adwords and CPM display advertising specialist.  Stone has a proven track record of explaining complex ideas to the widest possible audience across journalism, documentary and digital marketing.

 

AYA HATANO
MOTION GRAPHICS/Cave Painter

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Aya Hatano is an artist and designer from Japan who has successfully applied her creative thinking and design skills to her personal artistic practice and career with leading cultural institutions.

Hatano has extensive experience working with a range of web, multimedia, and video projects for leading public and private institutions across the world. As a digital designer she has produced content for interactive touch panel displays and digital installations for organisations such as the Smithsonian affiliated Museum of the Rockies in Boston, The Monterey Bay Aquarium in Florida, the NYK Maritime Museum in Yokohoma Japan and the Museum of Interactive Economics in Mexico.

As a graphic designer for film and television, Hatano has produced a diverse range of screen graphics, animation and physical objects for HBO's The Pacific, various ABC Television programs and Channel 7 / Southern Star's City Homicide.

In 2014 Aya co-produced the Japanese-language short documentary Looking for Rubbish about 93-year-old Osaka-based Toyoji Hatano and his extraordinary daily routine.

 

Alister Morley
composer/songwriter

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Alister Morley is a composer / songwriter. Morley has been writing and producing for the last 8 years. He has composed music for television, Tvc's, online content and short films. 

CONTENT

Journalism/writing
Interviews/oral history
Documentary
Infographics/explainers
Social videos and short content
E-learning content
Interactive content
Projections
Live streaming

PRE-Production 

Ideation
Scripting
Writing
Storyboarding
Visualisation
 

PRODUCTION/POST

Directing
Producing
Editing
Motion graphics
Visual effects
Sound design
Composition
Sound mix
Colour grading

DIGITAL MARKETING

Content strategy
Digital marketing strategy
Banner creative
Campaign management
Google Adwords
Demand-side platforms
 

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