Wrote and illustrated the short comic book piece, "Dance of the Sugar Plums" for the graphic novel anthology, "Flight: Volume 2" (Image Comics, 2005)
Did You Know?
Although Hertzfeldt's approach to animation is traditional (pen, paper, and film), his methods are entirely self-taught and extremely unorthodox. Most of his films are created without a script; he usually begins with a concept that is created and shaped out as the months progress. This allows for creative experiments, improvisation, and a unique element of spontaneity.
His films tend to build slowly and steadily towards over-the-top climaxes