noun from Greek epikos meaning a poetic story
A lot has changed since the Ancient Greeks were orating epics. While the principles of great storytelling remain the same, the formats keep on evolving.
At ModernEpic we're constantly adopting new technologies and applying them in innovative ways, in order to keep our clients' communications at the cutting edge.
We never lose sight of the power of great storytelling either. So whether we're creating a branded doc, an animated PSA, or an interactive learning tool in VR, we're always looking for ways to elevate a story from the prosaic to the extraordinary. Sometimes that lift comes from a clever concept, sometimes it's by paying extra attention to the details, and sometimes it means waiting for a magic moment on camera.
Whatever it takes, whatever the project… ModernEpic is here to turn your concept into a modern epic.
Co-Founder and Head of Content
Aaron Lewis is a co-founder of ModernEpic and the current head of content. He is an award-winning director, videographer and screenwriter who is best known for his globe-spanning television documentary work. Since 2005 Lewis has directed and shot in more than fifty countries and across every continent including Antarctica. Lewis was a pioneer Google VR Partner; he wrote the crime drama 'Osage' which won Best Pilot Script at the 2016 NYTVF, and his most recent full length documentaries are Fight Knight (2017) and The Boy Inside (2018).
Head of Development
Victoria is a producer with more than 20 years experience working throughout the U.S. and abroad. As deputy head of editorial and production at the acclaimed Australian current affairs program, Dateline, Victoria managed an international team of reporters and producers while overseeing weekly, live-to-air television broadcasts from studio and foreign locations. Her work as a producer, writer and creative consultant has also involved engagements with the Australian commercial networks Channel Nine and Channel Seven and with the public broadcaster, the ABC.
Co-Founder and Head of Production
Aaron Thomas learned his craft as a visual storyteller while making content for some of the best broadcasters and agencies in London, Tokyo, Sydney and New York. Whether he's working as a Foreign Correspondent, Supervising Producer or Editor, his focus has always been on conveying a clear and compelling message. As ModernEpic's Creative Producer he brings his multi-skilled, multi-national perspective to bear on our mission to help clients overcome communications challenges and put their best story forward.