BUG 12: Story From North America by Garrett Davis and Kirsten Lepore

BUG 12: Story From North America by Garrett Davis and Kirsten Lepore

Here's a story from North America. Actually it's a wonderful, very simply drawn animation which seems to come from a more innocent age.

It's by Garrett Davis and Kirsten Lepore - made a couple of years ago, while they were still at college in Maryland Institute of Art.

On the soundtrack is Garrett's distinctly idiosyncratic song folk tune extolling the virtues of loving all god's creatures - with vocal help from Kirsten. That's a little marvel in itself.

Then they generated an estimated 40lbs of drawings to making their film, which is totally great.

Ms Lepore is clearly going places, and has already animated spots for Heinz and MTV. Her non-commercials films include this stop-motion to Grandmaster Flash's It's Nasty.

But her tour de force thus far is her graduation film, the ten minute film Sweet Dreams. This delightful journey of discovery of a icing-sugar-topped cupcake has just played at South By South West. And it's actually good enough to get stand comparison with the work of the great PES.

Change or add info to this page.

Comments

  • Riff Raff Films
  • Prettybird
  • Good Egg
  • UK Music Video Awards 2014 (button ad)
  • Partizan - producer wanted ad
  • Nice Polite default banner
  • Okay Studio
  • Blur Producciones
  • Division
  • Forever Pictures
  • MADAM
  • BLVD Industries
  • Manic Butterfly Productions
  • Uncanny Films
  • HSI London
  • Good Company
  • Friend
  • Lock It In
  • Bears Calling
  • OB Management
  • Luti Media
  • B-Reel
  • CANADA
  • Thomas English
  • Partizan
  • Free Agent UK
  • Vision Film Co
  • Work
  • EPiK Music Videos
  • Marisa Garner Associates
  • BUG
  • Strange Beast
  • Radar Music Videos
  • Believe Media
  • Th1ng/Th2ng
  • Solab
  • Able & Baker
  • Rebel of America
  • Untitled
  • The Quarry
  • A+
  • Wanda Productions
  • Burning Reel
  • Trunk default banner
  • Pulse Films
  • Mastermind Media
  • Somesuch & Co
  • Bullion Productions
  • Homespun
  • Joyrider
  • Kode Media
  • Doomsday Entertainment
  • Portobello Post
  • Colonel Blimp
  • Everything is Okay
  • Chief Productions
  • Black Dog Films
  • NTSH London
  • Caviar
  • The Sweet Shop
  • Pretty Pictures