Nokia approached ManvsMachine with the task of creating a start-up sequence for their new N9 smartphone. The brief encouraged us to explore the limits of the 'connection' narrative associated with the iconic Nokia 'hands' sequence.

In keeping with the super-clean form of the button free N9 handset, the final animation brings the display to life with a minimum of fuss, with tactile fluid ripples attracting to the Nokia logotype.

Design & Animation:

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