Jun 30 • 44M

Oscar-Nominated Director Timothy Reckart

How Tim Reckart took a student film from England all the way to the Academy Awards

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Today on The Call Sheet, we're talking with animation director Timothy Reckart.

Tim tells us about the experience of being nominated for an Oscar for his stop motion short film, Head Over Heels, and then having to go back to work as an animator on the Charlie Kaufman film Anomalisa, as well as the Amazon series Tumble Leaf. Later, he made his feature directing debut with the animated Christmas movie The Star.

This episode is brought to you by The Anonymous Production Assistant. The theme music was written and performed by Daniel Clingman.

If you’d like to watch the interview, it’s available on our YouTube channel.