Monday, 7 June 2021

Resumé



I've contributed to the stories of all these great movies & TV shows and more! Scroll down to see my experience in the Story dept. plus my Director's Reel at the bottom of the page.
CONTACT: mattjonez99@gmail.com


2021
'YOKAI'
Boarding my own feature film with my story class


2021
'ROALD DAHL'S TALES FROM THE YELLOW DOOR'
Directed, designed & storyboarded a short film for Roald Dahl Day 2021.


2021
'DORIC'S ODYSSEY'
Writer & director of my original feature film.


'INTO THE SPIDERVERSE 2'
Storyboard slinger!

2020
'Dungeons & Dragons: DARK ALLIANCE'
Storyboards for video game trailer

2020
TEACHING STORY-BOARDING FOR FEATURE ANIMATION
Established my own online school teaching a
10 week course on feature story-boarding.


2020
'WOLFWALKERS'
Story artist for Tomm Moore's latest film. Cartoon Saloon.


2018-2020
'MAYA & THE THREE'
Story artist on Jorgé Gutierrez' epic new action show for Netflix.

2019
TEACHING STORY DEVELOPMENT FOR FEATURE ANIMATION
Teaching 8 week course on story-boarding for 
Concept Design Academy, Pasadena.

 2018 
TEACHING STORY
1 week lecturing & teaching a storyboarding workshop at 
China's premiere art school CAFAM, Beijing.


2018
'SUMMONER'S WAR'
Storyboards for short film 'Friends & Rivals


 'SONIC THE HEDGEHOG' 
Storyboards for Paramount's live-action/hybrid film 

2017
'UNANNOUNCED LIVE-ACTION FEATURE'
Storyboards for live-action comedy


2017
'MAGNUM/MOSCHINO' live-action/animation hybrid commercial
Storyboards and on-set revisions, Warner Bros. lot, Burbank


2016 
'OLDZILLA' & '10 LIVES'
Storyboards for abandoned animated features


2016 
TEACHING STORY
2 weeks lecturing & teaching a workshop in Melbourne, Australia 


 
2014 - 2015 
'DUCK, DUCK, GOOSE'
Head of Story for independent animated feature


2013
'LOST & FOUND'  
Storyboards for Oscar nominated Pixar short 



'TOY STORY THAT TIME FORGOT'  
Storyboards for Pixar Christmas Special


2012
'FINDING DORY'
Storyboards for Pixar animated feature


 
2010-2012
'INSIDE OUT'
Storyboards for Oscar-winning Pixar animated feature


2009
'ARTHUR CHRISTMAS'
Storyboards for Aardman/Sony animated feature


2009
'PIRATES!'
Storyboards for Aardman/Sony animated feature


2006-2008
'A MONSTER IN PARIS'
Storyboards for EuropaCorp. animated feature 

Plus countless commercials, music videos, short form TV spots and short films.


DIRECTOR & DESIGNER:

'Terrible Tim' four short films for Nickelodeon
'The Clapping Song' Nick jr.
The V-Birds 'Virtuality' music video for Cartoon Network's virtual girl band.
BSkyB 'Health & Safety' training film
'Made in Europe' Title sequence WDR, Germany  


I've also done design & story consultation for the leading three tech companies which remains under NDA.

I have taught and lectured on Story at schools in China, Australia, the UK and the US.








Monday, 10 September 2018

I have 25 years experience in storytelling at studios in Europe & the US inc. Aardman, Pixar, Netflix, Cartoon Saloon and Sony and have been teaching 'story' for a couple years in my own online class. I've contributed story material to Oscar-winning/nominated features and shorts inc. 'Inside Out', 'Wolfwalkers' and 'Lost & Found'. I have several feature projects in development that I've been pitching to studios and production companies. 

FEATURE ANIMATION STORYBOARD EXAMPLES



 







 


Monday, 12 February 2018