The Art of  Joel Parod

I had such an amazing time working on this film as a background painter. The crew was fantastic and this first movie by Brad Bird was incredible!

To see scenes of the film that feature some of my backgrounds, click Play Movie.

The Iron Giant

Production background paintings, acrylic paint on illustration board

Directed by Brad Bird, production design by Mark Whiting, art directed by Alan Bodner,  Warner Brothers Feature Animation 1999