JOHN D. CHADWICK is a writer, illustrator, animation filmmaker and educator. His work ranges from the written and spoken word to illustration and animation. His work has been exhibited, printed and performed in various forms since his 1995 film “Spiritual Love” was nominated for Young Narrative Filmmaker of The Year at the 1996 British Short Film Festival.
In 2010 he was awarded the Writer/illustrators bursary from the Feiweles Trust at The Yorkshire Sculpture Park.
In 2014 his animated short film, The Brain, was selected by Serge Bromberg to appear in a showcase of animation inspired by Charlie Chaplin at HAFF (Holland Animated Film Festival). The showcase was a celebration of the centenary of Chaplins' first film 'The Tramp' and also featured classic cartoons by Ub Iwerks (Mickey Mouse) and Otto Mesmer (Felix The Cat). www.haff.nl/en/programme/charl…
To see Johns animated work and showreel please visit: www.youtube.com/channel/UCiSnI…
His adult fiction books can be purchased in paperback and digital format at most Amazon online shops. They are also available directly at www.lulu.com/spotlight/JohnDCh…
If you are interested in employing John for a project please feel free to download a PDF copy of Johns digital portfolio and contact him directly at email@example.com. The portfolio is available at the link below
Favourite Visual Artist
Der Golem, The Cabinet of Dr Caligari, Close Encounters Of The Third Kind, Jaws, anything by Akira Kurosawa
Favourite TV Shows
Spartacus, The Sopranos, Game Of Thrones, The Wire
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
The Incredible String Band, The Meat Puppets, Butthole Surfers, The Stooges, Neil Young, Tom Waits, Captain Beefheart, The Cult, Scorpions (sad I know), Black Sabbath, Cathedral, Motorhead, Hawkwind
Anything by Hunter S. Thompson.
Assassins Creed, Fable, zelda, castlevania
Favourite Gaming Platform
xbox360, Wii, 3Ds
Tools of the Trade
inks mainly and digital.
spirituality, paranormal, Dogs.