Underneath The Arches

A short documentary animation commissioned by The Museum Of London. In a partnership between Pencil&Help, Nearly Normal Studio and Clayton Junior.

The content for this film was produced by young Londoners during a series of workshops at the Museum of London. Tasked to investigate the changing social spaces around West India Dock Road, the young people interviewed Museum staff, local historians, community groups and residents around Poplar.


Client: Museum of London - Docklands / Arts Council

Animation Directed by
Nearly Normal

Creative Direction @ Nearly Normal
Saulo Jamariqueli & Jaime Kiss

Producer @ Nearly Normal
Saulo Jamariqueli

Clayton Junior

Extra Illustrations
Marie de Beucourt

Cell Animator
Geoffrey McDowall

3D and Compositing
Saulo Jamariqueli

Derek Yau

Audio Editing and SFX
Saulo Jamariqueli

Researcher Assistant

Elizabetta Cecutti