"Emperor of All Maladies", PBS/Molly Schwartz Studios
(Animation, Design, Compositing)
A three-part, six-hour major television event from preeminent documentary filmmaker Ken Burns. Examines cancer with a cellular biologist’s precision, a historian’s perspective and a biographer’s passion." Original animated/illustrated content was drawn, filmed, and combined with particle systems and unusual animation techniques to create organic-feeling imagery. Dir. Barack Goodman. Aired March 2015.
Animated music video in a "paper cutout" fashion, reminiscent of the rough / wacky style of Monty Python.
NYC musician Guy Story had a vision of showing his New York, and exposing the gritty layers of old NYC by bringing urban street art to life.
Artwork / design: Andrew Nelson
Additional artwork: Dana Schechter
Animation, photography, editing, treatments: Dana Schechter
Music: Guy Story