Will you ever be able to retire?
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Money Box is a well-respected weekly personal finance radio programme on BBC Radio 4 and has been on the air since 1977.
Money Box wanted us to make a film that explores what retirement might look like in the future. Using an explainer video technique, we worked with the team at the BBC to make an easily accessible film that was suitable for all ages. We used our whiteboard animation technique to unpack complicated and easily misunderstood information about the financial issues around retirement to enable the listener to understand the choices they are faced with.
With people living longer that ever before and not saving enough for their later years, retirement is headed for an uncertain future. Are we living through the death of retirement and what can we do about it? Paul Lewis, presenter of Radio 4’s Money Box, investigates.
In 2017 Money Box site explored The Death of Retirement.
One hundred years after women won the right to vote, Scarlett Moffatt tells the story of the suffragettes.
Showcasing six shortlisted titles for 2017’s Man Booker International Prize.
From prejudice to pride, the story of how gay sex was de-criminalised is a story of double-lives, suicides and brave fights.
With people living longer that ever before and not saving enough for their later years, is retirement headed for an uncertain future? Money Box explores whether retirement is a thing of the past.
Professor Mary King describes how the song became a symbol of hope.
For Christmas 2015 we created an animated Christmas animation based on the Nativity story and voiced by some of BBC Radio 2’s most popular presenters
Each year, the BBC invites a leading figure to give a series of lectures and in 2015, Professor Stephen Hawking delivered two lectures on the nature of black holes.
This explainer video for the BBC 6 O’Clock News was made in 2016 just before the EU referendum in the UK and explains how the EU works and how it operates.
What will be the future of Humanity? In this short film for Radio 4, historian and author of the international bestseller Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, Yuval Noah Harari makes a prediction
Why do Americans love their flag so much? Adam Smith Senior Lecturer in History at UCL, tells the story of The Stars and Stripes and explains how it became ‘an incredibly emotional symbol of a nation’.