“The Ancestor” by Keith Boynton

The Ancestor is Brooklyn-based Keith Boynton and Mike Lavoie’s Crazy Lake Pictures second video for NY band Darlingside and its first in collaboration with San Francisco-based Chinese Takeout. Chinese Takeout reps Timothy Hahn, Pixar employee by day, producer/editor by night – and Abraham Dieckman, writer-director who recently made a splash on the festival circuit with the animated short film Cadaver, featuring the voices of Christopher Lloyd, Kathy Bates and Tavi Gevinson.

CREDITS
Music by: Darlingside
Director: Keith Boynton
Producer: Mike Lavoie
Producer/editor: Timothy Hahn
Lead animator: Abraham Dieckman
Lead artist: Pamela Goodman


  • http://mattmaners.blogspot.com Matthew Maners

    Wow, beautiful!

  • 1Frame

    This is a really beautiful concept and it was executed so well. THOSE COLORS! Amazing. Great job!

  • Erica

    Now I can say that I’ve cried watching a video clip.