MIXED MEDIA ANIMATION

Animated works spanning TV commercials, music videos, short films, and web videos, and festivals.

Techniques: 2D, 3D, Stop Motion, and Real footage

Software: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe AfterEffects, Dragonframe, Anime Studio, Autodesk 3dsmax 

 

 

 

PUPPET MAKING FOR ANIMATION

Short animated Stop Motion film created within the framework of the 2nd edition of the Beirut Animated festival, as a result of a 7-day workshop with 9 participants from the Arab world.

Association: Metropolis

Workshop Moderator: David Habchy

Assistants : Ashley Choukeir & Nadim Saoma

Animation Supervisor & Editing: Ashley Choukeir

Sound Design: Lama Sawaya

Participants: Lama Sawaya, Nour Bishouty, Ahmad Beiruty, Avak Avakian, Elie Maatouk, Salam Al Hassan, Nadia Rais, Ghalia Al Barghouthi, Mohamed Fathi

Making-Of

 

 

 

A PLACE TO GO

Shots from a short film by Wajdi Elian.

Cinematography: Bassem Fayad
Puppet Design & Animation: David Habchy
Assistant Animators: Ashley Choukeir, Nadim Saoma, Christophe Katrib
Art Direction: Petra Abou Sleiman
Assistant Director: Niam Itani
Production Manager: Lara Abou Saifan
Producers: Christophe Katrib, Koussay Hamzeh
Music & Sound Design:  Jawad Nawfal
Colorist: Belal Hibri
Written & Directed by: Wajdi Elian

Making-Of

 

 

 

PICON HISTORY OF THE WHEEL

Animated TVC for Picon's anniversary.

Agency: Leo Burnett
Direction: Chadi Younes
Cinematography: Toufic Tabbal

Creative Direction & Illustration: David Habchy
Animation & Motion Graphics: Ashley Choukeir, David Habchy, Sandra Harika

Music & Sound Design: Harry Hadeshian based on the 70's original tune by Elias Rahbani

 

 

 

FREEZ REFRESH RESTART

Animated TVC for Freez, the drink from Kassatly Chtaura. Created by integrating real footage in 3D.

Client: Kassatly Chtaura

Creative Director & Executive Producer: Nathalie Masri
Director: David Habchy
Strategic Planner: Khalil Khatib
Production Manager: Sofia Moussa
Art Direction & Layout Design: David Habchy
DOP: Nadim Sawma
Animation & Modeling: Emile Jalkh, Avak Avakian, Ashley Choukeir
Colorist: Roy Loutfallah
Editing: Wajdi Elian, David Habchy
Music: Karim Khneisser

 

 

 

WEHDEH

Music video for "Wehdeh", a song by Lebanese artist Tania Saleh.

Collective work by: Tania Saleh, Amin Dora, Nadim Sawma, David Habchy, Ashley Choukeir

Making-Of

 

 

 

ANA BHEBBAK

Music video for the song "Ana Bhebbak". The video used real footage, 2D, and 3D animation techniques. It was chosen from 14 others for the "Belaaks" album launch.

Arranger & Record Producer: Jean Marie Riachi

Artist: Abir Nehme

Agency: Signature

Visuals: David Habchy

Animation & Filming: David Habchy & Ashley Choukeir

Actress: Soha Awwad

 

 

All works © Ashley Choukeir 2018.

Please do not reproduce without the expressed written consent of Ashley Choukeir.