Category Archive: news

Jun
25

Nike: World Cup at Glassworks London

After eight years away from London I have come full circle to where my animation career began with the superb peeps over at Glassworks. We had a lot of fun working alongside Passion Pictures for the World Cup this summer.The final renders completed by Juan, Julian and Roman (artists at Glassworks) are tremendous and I’m …

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May
22

Directing Actors at the NFTS

I have just returned from the Directing Actor’s course at the NFTS in London. What a trip. I’ve always wanted to direct and so I decided to get my teeth into it this year. The course really gave us a chance to feel what it’s like to be a director, both in rehearsals and on …

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Oct
04

‘marten’

Time for an update!   Here’s a short animation reel from my time at FiftyEight 3D in Frankfurt: quicktime version available here   Here’s the final commercial (you can see which shots I animated from the reel above):   And a making of:   And here’s a little shot I animated recently for the ‘Der …

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Jun
06

godfather screentest – samuel fuller & al pacino

I just caught this over at aicn. This is Samuel Fuller’s audition for the role of Hyman Roth in ‘The Godfather: Part II’. The role was later given to Lee Strasburg who ended up earning an Oscar nomination for his performance. Zoetrope just released this, enjoy!

Apr
08

iAnimate student reel is now up!

Here’s the new iAnimate reel. I’m really impressed with the high quality of the animations, particularly the close-up work being done by the students in Workshop 3. I can’t wait to begin… crumbs!

Mar
08

Welcome!

Hello and welcome to my new site! Here you’ll find my musings on animation, in particular the role of the animated medium in storytelling. Samples of my animation work / progress are available from the links above, and I have a tasty animator’s reference section that I’ll be adding to frequently. Feedback is always welcome …

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