A Bear in Belgium

A Bear in BelgiumWhile I’ve been working on an animated commercial, the bear has been busy — two wins this week in Romania & Belgium, along with an upcoming encore performance in Italy! 

ASIFA-SF Showcase

My wife, my oldest boy and I drove out on Friday and enjoyed an evening of animation in SF.  I had fun chatting with an animator from the Toy Story/Bugs Life days of Pixar.  Also, found out today the bear took Best in Show

ASIFA Best in Show

Best Animation at Top Shorts!

Top Shorts
 Top Shorts Winner – Best Animation: Catching the L Train, directed by Eric Raingruber (Sprocketless Animation).

 

A bear on a losing streak attempts to save his relationship before his love leaves town for good. But when a bungled text message leads him to the wrong train platform and his sweetheart to draw the wrong conclusion, he must risk life and limb to try and win her back.