Drawn & Recorded: Teen Spirit

USA | 2016 | 3 minutes | Drew Christie

The story behind one of the most iconic songs ever written, animated in the style of a pop-up book.

Director Biography

Drew Christie brings his imagination into focus one frame at a time through handcrafted, award-winning animations. His genre-bending films communicate a rich landscape of ideas, topics, and characters. He has created animations for the New York Times, Vanity Fair, SFMoMA, Showtime, Spotify and The Criterion Collection. He lives on an island in Washington State.

  • Director: Drew Christie
  • Premiere Status: Seattle
  • Country: USA
  • Year: 2016
  • Running Time: 3 minutes
  • Producer: Van Toeffler, T Bone Burnett, Bill Flanagan, Drew Christie
  • Screenplay: Drew Christie, Bill Flanagan
  • Cinematographers: Gabe Adams, Drew Christie, Dane Herforth, Riley Luce, Ben Markus, Amanda Moore
  • Editors: Drew Christie
  • Music: Spencer Thun
  • Language: English
  • Format: DCP
  • US Distributor: Gunpowder & Sky
  • International Sales: Gunpowder & Sky