Joe brings a high level of experience and expertise from storyboard, design, animation and compositing, with a passion for character and humour. Prior to founding Rumpus he was an integral part of the Flash animation team at Aardman. He has directed several short films selected for screening at Pictoplasma and Annecy animation festivals.
Amongst other projects, Joe has directed interstitials for Nick Jr, a Youtube animation campaign for Plenty – Juan Sheet, 3 series of films for BBC Learning and the animation segments for CBBC’s How to be Epic @ Everything, which is now into its 3rd series.
Joe likes Vikings with guitars, run cycles and well animated characters made out of really simple shapes.