Bruvva is an independent visual effects studio based in London. We specialise in the Creative Direction and realisation of state-of-the-art visual effects.
Bruvva was founded by Jake Mengers, who has spent the last 20 years creating visual effects for numerous iconic and award-winning campaigns including Levi’s ‘Odyssey’, Three ‘Moonwalking Pony’, Cadbury’s “Spots & Stripes” and Xbox ‘Mosquito’
Jake has won 3 VES Awards, 2 Cannes Gold Lions, 10 British Arrow Craft Awards, and 3 D&AD pencils.
Jake is represented as a Director through Passion Pictures and has created numerous campaigns from Fox’s Biscuits ‘Vinnie’, Cushelle’s ‘Koala’, Aquafresh, Burberry and Lamborghini. He regularly collaborates with British artists Rob and Nick Carter on their on-going “Transforming” series of cutting-edge modern artworks.
Having recently spent 8 years as Creative Director of The Moving Picture Company, the company that also gave him his first break into the industry in 1995 after attending Chelsea Art College and completing a grassroots 3D course in Montreal.
Jake later cut his teeth working freelance at The Mill, Glassworks and Double Negative on various features before settling at Framestore for 4 years until his move back to MPC in 2006.
Building on the experience of working on some of the most memorable and awarded commercials of the last 2 decades, through Bruvva, Jake plans to further develop his reputation as one of the most highly respected visual effects Directors in the industry.