Charlie Griak is a filmmaker and illustrator with a passion for bringing stories to life with dynamic imagery.
He has directed and edited 4 live-action feature-length films. On Griak's debut film, "The Center", he had the opportunity to collaborate with Jonathan Demme. Demme came on board as the presenter and executive producer of the project after viewing a rough cut of the project.
Griak also works as a freelance illustrator where his love of drawing has led to many rewarding professional experiences as an illustrator, storyboard artist, and animator. His client list includes: Microsoft, Target, American Express, and National Geographic.
Always striving to improve himself as an artist, Charlie also studied marble sculpture in Pietrasanta, Italy, and attended the Illustration Academy for two summer sessions.