Sean Buckelew

| August 22, 2016


SeanBuckelew_DirectorPhoto 300x300Sean Buckelew is an award-winning animator who received an MFA in Experimental Animation from the California Institute of the Arts and a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His professional work includes directing a sequence for the Zac Efron film We Are Your Friends and working as a storyboard artist and animator on the Annie Award-winning animated sequences in the Davis Guggenheim documentary He Named Me Malala.

Sean is also a member of the online collective Late Night Work Club, and has worked with clients including Disney Channel, MTV, Arctic Monkeys, VH1, Adult Swim, JASH and on Chris Sullivan’s award-¬≠winning feature Consuming Spirits, in addition to screening his own work at the Slamdance Film Festival, Ottawa International Animation Festival, and others.

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An important client visits the law offices of Hopkins & Delaney LLP to discuss his copyright infringement suit. A short film by Sean Buckelew.

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