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Dan Schaefer has contributed his skills as a concept/storyboard artist to film and television productions for more than 26 years. His list of projects varies from animation (Teen-Age Mutant Turtles animated TV series), advertising campaigns (NBA, Microsoft, BMW, Adidas, Nike, Intel, HP, Clorox, Airwick, Cadillac) and feature films (for NBC/... See full bio »

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Known For

Paranoid Park
Paranoid Park Art Department
(2007)
James Bond Jr.
James Bond Jr. Art Department
(1991)
Gone
Gone Art Department
(2012)
The Burning Plain
The Burning Plain Art Department
(2008)

Filmography

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 2017 Lean on Pete (storyboard artist) (post-production)
 2016 Baby Mine (Short) (storyboard artist) (completed)
 2015 50 feet from Syria (Documentary short) (poster design) (completed)
 2014 Teal's Legacy (Short) (storyboard artist) (completed)
 2012 Dear Pluto (Short) (storyboard artist) (completed)
  Fortune Cookies (illustrator) (announced)
  Harnessing the Rain (storyboard artist) (announced)
  In the Know (storyboard artist) (announced)
  Unwritten (illustrator) / (storyboard artist) (post-production)
  Grimm (TV Series) (storyboard artist - 32 episodes, 2011 - 2017) (concept artist - 1 episode, 2012)
- The Son Also Rises (2017) ... (storyboard artist)
- El Cuegle (2017) ... (storyboard artist)
- Oh Captain, My Captain (2017) ... (storyboard artist)
- Fugitive (2017) ... (storyboard artist)
- Tree People (2016) ... (storyboard artist)
  The Librarians (TV Series) (illustrator - 5 episodes, 2015 - 2016) (storyboard artist - 3 episodes, 2014 - 2015)
- Episode #3.5 (2016) ... (illustrator)
- And the Hollow Men (2015) ... (illustrator)
- And the Loom of Fate (2015) ... (storyboard artist)
- And the Heart of Darkness (2015) ... (illustrator)
- And the Fables of Doom (2015) ... (illustrator) / (storyboard artist)
 2015 Runestone: Sizzle Reel (TV Series) (storyboard artist - 1 episode)
- Sizzle Reel: Beyond the Edges of the World (2015) ... (storyboard artist)
 2014 Ravana's Game (storyboard artist)
 2014 A Bit of Bad Luck (storyboard artist)
 2014/II Stray Dogs (Short) (storyboard artist)
 2014 Mending the Line (Documentary) (storyboard artist)
 2013 M Is for Marriage (Short) (concept artist)
 2013 Up on the Roof (Short) (storyboard artist)
 2013 Graceland (TV Series) (storyboard artist - 1 episode)
- Hair of the Dog (2013) ... (storyboard artist - uncredited)
 2013 Untitled Bounty Hunter Project (TV Movie) (storyboard artist)
 2012 Lie Detector (storyboard artist)
  Leverage (TV Series) (illustrator - 8 episodes, 2011 - 2012) (storyboard artist - 5 episodes, 2010 - 2012) (prop designer - 1 episode, 2012)
- The Long Good-bye Job (2012) ... (illustrator)
- The Toy Job (2012) ... (illustrator) / (prop designer)
- The Rundown Job (2012) ... (illustrator)
- The Broken Wing Job (2012) ... (illustrator)
- The Real Fake Car Job (2012) ... (storyboard artist)
 2012/I Gone (storyboard artist)
 2011 A Standard Story (Short) (storyboard artist)
 2011 Bucksville (storyboard artist)
 2011 Big Highway (Short) (storyboard artist)
 2011 First Snow in the Woods (Video documentary short) (storyboard artist)
 2010 Virginia (storyboards: TicToc Studios ident)
 2010 Missed Aches (Short) (storyboard artist - as Dan Schaeffer)
 2010 Bright Falls (TV Series) (storyboard artist - 2 episodes)
- Clearcut (2010) ... (storyboard artist)
- Local Flavor (2010) ... (storyboard artist)
 2010 The River Why (storyboard artist)
 2009 The Millstone (storyboard artist)
 2009 Shadowheart (Video) (pre-production artist)
 2009 Finding Face (Documentary) (illustrator)
 2009 Without a Paddle: Nature's Calling (Video) (storyboard artist)
 2008 Deep Winter (storyboard artist)
 2008 Management (storyboard artist)
 2008 The Burning Plain (storyboard artist: Portland)
 2008/III El camino (storyboard artist)
 2007 Lady Wasteland (Video short) (storyboard artist)
 2007 Storage (Short) (storyboard artist)
 2007 Paranoid Park (storyboard artist: previsualizations for special effects)
 2007 The Valley of Light (TV Movie) (illustrator) / (storyboard artist)
 2007/I Spiral (sketch artist)
 2006 The Year Without a Santa Claus (TV Movie) (illustrator: pre-visualization for hair and makeup)
 2006 Bombhunters (Documentary) (illustrator) / (storyboard artist)
 2005 The Thin Horizon (concept artist) / (storyboard artist)
 2005 The Path of Evil (storyboard artist)
 2005 I Am Lloyd Hamlin (Short) (storyboard artist)
 2005 The Journey (Short) (storyboard artist)
 2005 Bigger Than the Sky (storyboard artist)
 2005 Dishdogz (storyboard artist)
 2004 Coming Up Easy (storyboard artist)
 2004 Roommates (storyboard artist)
 2004 The Dust Factory (illustrator: previsualizations for make-up) / (storyboard artist)
 2004 Lady Death (Video) (storyboard artist)
 2004 Quietness of Copper (Short) (storyboard artist)
 2004 Harvest of Fear (storyboard artist)
 2003 MobiusXperiment (Short) (storyboard artist)
 1995 Caged Heat 3000 (artwork: comic book - uncredited)
 1995 The Mask (TV Series) (storyboard cleanup - 1 episode)
- Shadow of a Skillit (1995) ... (storyboard cleanup)
 1994 Wild C.A.T.S: Covert Action Teams (TV Series) (storyboard cleanup - 1 episode)
- Cry of the Coda (1994) ... (storyboard cleanup)
 1991 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TV Series) (storyboard artist - 18 episodes)
- Welcome Back, Polarisoids (1991) ... (storyboard artist - as Dan Schaeffer)
- Michelangelo, the Sacred Turtle (1991) ... (storyboard artist - as Dan Schaeffer)
- Zach and the Alien Invaders (1991) ... (storyboard artist - as Dan Schaeffer)
- Leonardo, the Renaissance Turtle (1991) ... (storyboard artist - as Dan Schaeffer)
- Raphael, Turtle of a Thousand Faces (1991) ... (storyboard artist - as Dan Schaeffer)
 1991 James Bond Jr. (TV Series) (storyboard artist - 65 episodes)
- The Inhuman Race (1991) ... (storyboard artist - as Dan Schaeffer)
- The Heartbreak Caper (1991) ... (storyboard artist - as Dan Schaeffer)
- The Art of Evil (1991) ... (storyboard artist - as Dan Schaeffer)
- Ship of Terror (1991) ... (storyboard artist - as Dan Schaeffer)
- S.C.U.M. on the Water (1991) ... (storyboard artist - as Dan Schaeffer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Contributed product artwork for the Warner Brothers Batman Returns (Golden's The Penguin's Plot), Batman Forever (Warner Brothers store merchandise) and box art for the Animated Batman series merchandise. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

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Alternate Names:

D.V. Schaefer | Dan Schaeffer

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Trivia:

In a 1995 performance of the play Love Letters(written by A.R Gurney) assisted director/star Barry Morse as a lighting stand in. See more »

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