So stoked to be asked by Banger Films to direct the animated sequences of their new rock documentary for the legendary ZZ Top! There ended up being 2 minutes of hand drawn animation to tell the story of ZZ Top's producer, Bill Ham. The documentary was full of insight and beautiful cinematography.
  • Production Company

    Banger Films

  • Directed by


  • BYB Producer

    Sonia Santarelli

  • Storyboard

    Perin McLean, Chris Rousakos, Marko Bajic

  • Creative / Art Direction

    Geoff Donovan

  • Layout Design

    Rob Bryson

  • Production / Location Design

    Aaron Hong

  • Vis Dev

    Aaron Hong, Amanda Martin

  • Background Painters

    Miranda Sivilay, Parker Bryant, Eric Gauthier, Grace Yoo, Geoff Donovan

  • Character Design

    Amanda Martin, Darren Donovan

  • Character Posing

    Amanda Martin, James Walsh, Darnell Dicette

  • Character Posing Cleanup

    Jeff Size, Doug Macklin

  • Animation Director / Supervisor

    Darren Donovan

  • Character Animation

    Richard Plata, Sean Nasmith, Michelle Tripp, Sean Brannigan, Matt Cemalovic, Tim Martin, Miranda Quesnel, Chris Land, Jeff Size, Sarah Baril, Andre Guindi, Mike Hogue

  • FX Animation Assist

    Mike Hogue

  • Animatic Edit

    Tom Berger

  • Visual FX / Compositing

    Sheldon Lisoy

  • Trailer Edit

    Miles Davren

  • Trailer SFX

    Sebastien Breton