“Turning a Corner”
a short animated documentary film by David B. Levy
A poor kid from Brooklyn fights the fates for a chance to change his life.
Director: David B. Levy
Producer: David B. Levy & Deborah M. Staab
Animator: David B. Levy
Cast: Robert S. Levy (narrator)
Music and sound: Robert M. Charde
Storyboard: Willy Hartland
Additional original artwork: Robert S. Levy
Completion date: January 2012
Director's Bio (Short):
David B. Levy is a Director, Writer, and Animator who balances industry work with independent projects. He has directed animated TV series and pilots for Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, Scholastic, Disney, Sesame Workshop, National Geographic, and the Fox Broadcasting Company. Levy has penned the three essential books on the animation business (Your Career in Animation, Animation Development, and Directing Animation) and is the co-author of Independently Animated: Bill Plympton (2011), published by Rizzoli press. “Grandpa Looked Like William Powell” his previous indie animated short, was in over 40 film festivals worldwide including the prestigious Tribeca Film Festival, Athens International Film Festival, Florida Film Festival, L.A. Film Festival, and the Atlanta Film Festival.