Matthew Wade

is an award-winning, classically-trained 2D animator, filmmaker, and experimental musician. He graduated from Vancouver Film School in 2010 and moved to Los Angeles where he cut his teeth as a freelance commercial animator before moving back to the Pacific Northwest.

Matthew has worked on ads for companies including Footlocker, Vans, Warner Bros. Records, The History Channel, Good Books, Environment California, and the Jubilee Music Festival for studios Buck, Moving Colour, Rocket Lab, and Pet Gorilla.

He has animated work by notable artists Geoff McFetridge, Mrzyk & Moriceau, Mr. Dvice, and more.

His independent works have been screened around the world at festivals including Slamdance (twice), Sun Valley Film Festival (Gem State Award-winner, 2016), Oak Cliff, Filmfort, ExGround, Berlin Experimental, Camera Obscura, NW Filmmakers’, Micro-Wave Cinema, Rhode Island International, and many others.

Details on his independent work can be fount at his Film page, or on IMDb.

mwade [at] falsecolour [dot] com

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