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185 - Jeffrey Pittle - How To Build A Creative Life, Stay In Business, and Pitch Your Best Work

Hello, Indie Creatives!

In this episode, we have a conversation with multi-hyphenate, Oscar-Nominated Creative & Art Director Jeffrey Pittle. We talk about his forty-time (and growing) award-winning animated film 'The Tattooed Torah', how he received wisdom from Sidney Poitier and Will Eisner, and he tells the greatest plagiarism story ever. Enjoy!

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Behance portfolio (older varied work)




The Tattooed Torah (short film)



Marc Bennett (director)

The Tattooed Torah (book)

Scrooged (film)

Crocodile Dundee 2 (film)

Caddyshack 2 (film)

The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (film)

Pete’s Dragon (film)

The Rescuers (film)

The Muppet Movie

Jim Henson (actor) Learning (website)

Chris Evans (actor)

Sidney Poitier (actor)

Will Eisner (animator)

Little Monsters (film)

Rich Little (actor)

Eureeka’s Castle (tv series)

Fish Eggs (graphics company)

Love, Death, and Robots (tv series)

Another Version of You (film)


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