Jamie Messenger

Composer Arranger Producer

From Melbourne To California

Jamie Messenger has recently returned from a successful (and what looks like very fun) trip to California. He travelled with director/animator Mikey Hill to the Sonoma International Film Festival where their animated film collaboration The Orchestra won the Best Animation Award and also the Audience Award for Best Animation.

 Mikey Hill and Jamie Messenger accept Best Animation Award at Sonoma International Film Festival

Mikey Hill and Jamie Messenger accept Best Animation Award at Sonoma International Film Festival

 Jamie Messenger's impromptu performance in the festival lounge

Jamie Messenger's impromptu performance in the festival lounge

After the festival Jamie and Mikey both traveled to Los Angeles for a number of meetings with studios including Cartoon Network, Fox Studios, Animal Logic, Warner Bros and Dreamworks Animation.