Polsky Films


Main-on-end title design

Illustrations by

Mike Smith

The Motel Life

Sketches are brought to life in this main-on-end title sequence.

The Motel Life, starring Emile Hirsch and Stephen Dorff, is a story about two brothers who flee after their involvement in a fatal hit and run accident. One of the brothers is a talented illustrator and storyteller.

The film features a number of imaginative animations by real-life animator Mike Smith. This sequence incorporates many of Mike's sketches for the film, and brings them to subtle life.