Callison Slater is an animator from Arlington, Virginia. Callison has studied at The Art Institute of Washington, VCU School of the Arts, and NOVA Community College. At age 17, he took home his first film festival award for his animated short, The Woes of Marsh. Since then, he’s won ‘Best Animation’ at the New York Short Film and Screenplay Competition, ‘Best Animation’ at the Sixteen is to Nine International Film Festival and the ‘Audience Choice Award’ at the Rockport Film Festival. Callison Slater has done freelance work for Generic Theater in Norfolk, VA, Our Task INC., and the Maida Withers Dance Construction Company. From 2014 to 2015, he was a member of the Channel Frederator Network, spearheading & organizing a network-wide collaboration, as well as pitching the concept for their “Then VS. Now” series. In 2017, Callison became Lead Animator for Scamazon, a political satire website. Most recently, Callison Slater has been invited to RTX Austin as one of fifty guest animators from across the USA.
I have worked with:
Production Animator for the “Handwriting Without Tears” series
Special Guest at RTX Austin 2017
Lead Animator at Scamazon.com
Lead Animator for The Pillowman at Generic Theater