Rob wrote a series of films for The Chatham Placemaking Project, a £4m government regeneration project.


Rob was commissioned to write the first online drama for the RSC and Google+ The project appeared on 25 million tweets and trended 4th in the world.


Rob’s film, Miranda, starred Christina Ricci and John Hurt. It premiered at Sundance and won the Audience Award (Main Prize) at London’s Raindance Film Festival.


In Summer 2016, Rob was commissioned by Opera North and the Southbank Centre to reduce 15 hours of Wagner’s Ring Cycle into six and a half minutes of animation.

Rob’s adaptation of Hemingway’s Pulitzer Prize winning novella, The Old Man and the Sea, won the Award for Artistic Excellence at England’s biggest arts festival.


Rob Young and Tim Sutton were commissioned to design 2 trophies for the Cultural Olympiad.