The Gold of San Francisco

Award: This movie was featured in the 2012 Santa Cruz Film Festival’s 2012 Student Showcase

Title: “The Gold of San Francisco”

Year: 2011

Genre: Documentary Animation

Synopsis: A short animated documentary about the transformation of Yerba Buena into San Francisco as a result of the Gold Rush.

This video drawn by hand and digitally using Photoshop CS5 and animated in After Effects. The sound is partly live guitar recording and partly GarageBand loops.

My roles: Production Manager, Co-Writer, Co-Previsualization Artist, Co-Sound Recordist, Co-Casting Director, Co-Music Composer, Sound Mixer/Editor.