We are Kelly Meador and Daniel Elwing (a.k.a. Impactist), a directing duo with a diverse background in film production,
design, animation, music, and the fine arts.

With over 15 years of commercial experience, we've created films for some of the world's most recognized brands including
Nike, Intel, Westin, and the Peace Corps. These projects, along with numerous non-commercial works, have permitted us
to be recognized and included in such lists and publications as IdN, Stash, Shots New Directors Reel, Adcritic's "Spot of the Day",
RES magazine's "RES 10", and a nominee for the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Award.

For business inquiries, music licensing, or if you'd just like to say hello, contact us at info@impactist.com
or Tel: +1 503 916 4420.

You can also find us here: and blog.impactist.com
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HONORS AND ACHIEVEMENTS
Nominated for a 2008 Cooper-Hewitt National Design Award for Communication Design
Selected as one the RES 10, RES Magazine: 10 Creators to Watch in 2006. vol. 9 issue no. 2
Selected by Shots Magazine/DVD for their issue featuring the Best New Directors of 2007
AdCritic - Spot of the Day September 26, 2006
Yahoo! Viral Pick of the Day January 30, 2008
Our broadcast, commercial directorial debut, Westin "Breathe", airs during Super Bowl XL
on February 6, 2006

SELECTION OF SCREENINGS AND FESTIVALS
Visuelt. Oslo, Norway 2011
Aurora Picture Show: Love is a Many Splintered Thing. Houston, TX 2011
EMPAC - onedotzero wow + flutter 10. Troy, NY 2011
Onedotzero_Adventures in Motion Festival - wow + flutter 10. BFI Southbank, London 2010
Seoul International Extreme - Short Image & Film Festival. Seoul, South Korea 2010
Festival International de Trés Courts - 12th edition 2010
Visuelt. Oslo, Norway 2010
Onedotzero_Adventures in Motion at EMPAC - wow + flutter 09. Troy, NY 2010
Pictoplasma. Berlin 2010
Onedotzero_Adventures in Motion - wow + flutter 09. Global Tour 2009/10
VIEDRAM, Video + Sound Design FEFÈSTIVAL - 7th Edition. Rome, Italy 2009
Imagine Science Film Festival. New York City 2009
Onedotzero_Adventures in Motion at EMPAC - Top Draw. Troy, NY 2009
Némo Festival. Paris 2009
Martha's Vineyard Film Festival. 2009
Onedotzero_Adventures in Motion - Top Draw. BFI Southbank, London 2008
The Universe and You. Cairo Gallery & NoSpace Gallery, Expo'86 Seattle 2008
Independent Exposure. 2008
Smilefaucet Undo Screening. New York City 2008
BYDESIGN. Seattle 2008
Onedotzero wow + flutter Global Tour 2007
Mecal. Spain 2007
Cath's YEAH! Fest. Broadcast 2007
Lumen Eclipse. Outdoor Gallery and Online Exhibition, Cambridge, MA 2007
Huesca International Film Festival. Spain 2007
Némo Festival. Paris 2007
BYDESIGN. Seattle 2007
Lumen Eclipse. Outdoor Gallery and Online Exhibition, Cambridge, MA 2006
Cimatics 06AV Festival. Brussels 2006
RESFest 10 Global Tour 2006 - 2007
Smilefaucet Flavor Screening. New York City 2006
1 Eye Motion Festival. Portland 2006
MOVE3 Under the Influence. New York City 2006
RES 10 Screenings. Toronto, New York City & Los Angeles 2006
ZOOROOM - A Room with a Zoo Exhibition. Resistor Gallery, Toronto 2005
32nd Northwest Film & Video Festival, Portland 2005
Semi-Permanent05. New York City 2005
RES Screening Series. Los Angeles 2004
DVDs/PUBLICATIONS
Stash Magazine & DVD Issues #73, #65, #57, #52, #41, #32, #12, 2005-2010
FEFÈ Magazine & DVD Issue #10, 2010
Shots Magazine Issue 108, 2008
Shots New Directors Reel 2007
IdN Magazine & DVD issue Vol. 15 Number 2: We Love Infographics 2008
IdN Magazine & DVD issue Vol. 15 Number 4: Creators' Id 2008
RES Magazine vol. 9 issue no. 2, 2006.
Independent Exposure Lucky 13 DVD Edition 2008
Supervideografen Vol. 1: The Universe and You, 2008
Smilefaucet Undo DVD Vol. 7/Spring 2008
Smilefaucet Flavor DVD Vol. 5/Summer 2006
Repérages Expérience[s] 03 DVD 2007
Chicago Motion Graphics Festival 2006
ZOOROOM - A Room with a Zoo 2005

SELECTION OF ONLINE PUBLICATIONS
Motionographer/Tween
Feed/Stash
Design*Sponge
'boards
shots
Ad Critic/Creativity
It's Nice That
The Daily Dish by Andrew Sullivan
BOOOOOOOM!
We Love You So
Tor•com
io9
Coudal
Ventilate
Drawn!
design milk
Flavorwire
SUNfiltered
NOTCOT
designtaxi
Fubiz
Fluctuat.net
Ehrensenf
RE:UP
Lumen Eclipse
Yahoo! Front Page
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