GERALD POTTERTON - AN ANIMATOR'S JOURNEY

MEET GERRY - GERALD POTTERTON UNTOLD STORY

By Laurie GORDON

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Documentary - Pre-Production 2017


    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • CANADA
    • Budget
    • 0.3 - 0.6 M$
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Laurie GORDON
    • Synopsis
    • Three time Oscar nominated animator Gerald Potterton director of Heavy Metal has influenced an entire generation of animators including the creators of South Park and The Simpsons. Following Gerald over the course of four years, building model airplanes on his 200 acres in The Eastern Townships A voyeuristic peak into the raunchy world of animation and his passion for vintage war planes. Gerald is preparing for his latest film High Flight to get off the ground with his fellow octogenarian assistant. We're brought on a Forest Gump voyage, tales of The Beatles Yellow Submarine, directing Buster Keaton, Charlie Chaplin to attending John F. Kennedy's Presidential Inauguration to his one regret.
    • Partners & financing
    • Musivision Emotion Film Factory
    • Production schedule
    • 05-2014 - 09 - 2014
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Sep 01, 2014
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