Creating Emmy award-winning hand-drawn and painterly animation, and related art, for over 3 decades.
Working with big studios, cozy boutiques, and as a one-man/one-stop shop from pre-production through production; now entirely digitally and paperless for easy collaboration around the world.
A selection of animated sequences and production art
Animated sequences from doc on an eccentric SF music theorist and teacher.
Animated sequences from doc on the economics of renewable energy. WINS 2014 EMMY for Best Animation In A Doc!
Animated sequences for doc on renewable, clean energy technologies. Wins 2 2011 Emmys for Best Animation and Best Doc!
Animated sequences for doc on a span of the SF Bay Bridge. Wins 2 Emmy awards for best graphics and animation in a documentary!
Animated sequences from live-action feature film “Around June” by writer/director James Savoca.
Doc on renewable, clean energy technologies WINS 2 2011 EMMYS for Best Animation and Best Doc!
Charlie Canfield is a 4-time Emmy award-winning animator, designer, and director creating sequences for film, documentaries and ads for over 25 years, with an emphasis on digitally hand-drawn animation.
His work ranges from drawn cartoons to computer graphics, special effects, and motion control camera shooting for employers such as Colossal Pictures, Wild Brain Inc, Industrial Light and Magic, Digital Kitchen, Mondo Media, MTV, Nickelodeon, Alpha Cine, and many independent filmmakers.
Awards, nominations and selections include the international film and animation festivals of Ottawa, Zagreb, London, Melbourne, New Zealand, San Francisco, Sundance, Anima Mundi, The world Animation Celebration, and organizations such as The Northern CA Emmy’s, The Addy’s, and Ad Age.