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    Play Date is the animated short film I directed for my college capstone course Animation Production Studio in 2010-2011. The film tells the story… Read More
    Play Date is the animated short film I directed for my college capstone course Animation Production Studio in 2010-2011. The film tells the story of a little girl pursuing a little boy through imaginary worlds in a game of make-believe. In 2013, Play Date won first prize in the Chicago Film Critics Association inaugural Emerging Filmmakers Award. Read Less
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Sequence A - Animatic
I was responsible for direction, timing, and editing (including audio) of the story reel. Actual storyboards were illustrated by Gary Daniels, based on my initial thumbnail drawings.
Compositing / Editing / Effects
The shot progression shows all the different layers and elements that were composited together into a single scene. The compositing reel features scenes where I edited, assembled, and composited together various animation elements in Toon Boom Harmony, Maya, and Adobe After Effects. The trailer was edited from film footage and assets in Adobe Premiere Pro.
Sequence A - Storyboards
My rough storyboards drawn for the first sequence of Play Date.
Sequence C - Concept Art
Digitally drawn & colored artwork combined with pre-existing background elements.