Flying High, Longlist - Animation

Kill Your Idioms

Grant Kolton

Grant Kolton, LLC

This animation was created in its entirety during lock down collaborating with a sound designer across the globe.

Grant Kolton is a writer, director, animator living in Los Angeles specializing in 2d frame by frame animation, motion graphics, and mixed-media live action. He can work in any aspect of animation from initial conceptualization and pitching all the way through each step of the actual production process. Previous clients include Comedy Central, FX Network, Pepsi, IMDb, RCA Records, Bleacher Report, McDonalds, Truth, and Wienerschnitzel. Grant’s short “City Dwellers” was co-produced by Frederator and Sony Picture’s Animation for Cartoon Hangover. Many of his independent short films have played internationally at festivals where they've won awards. To date he has received five staff picks on vimeo. To date he has received five staff picks on vimeo. His new original short Blackhole Apartment is out now on FX on Hulu