Showcase: Don’t Ever Let Go

Today we’re happy to share the trailer for Don’t Ever Let Go, a new film by Fabian Molina created with an amazing team!

Don’t Ever Let Go is currently fundraising and are super close to their goal. You can find out more on their website. Please consider helping to make this film a reality!

Fabian was also kind enough to share a scene from Don’t Ever Let Go on Holdframe. Be sure to check out the Freebie to get a healthy dose of the hand-drawn, 2D, and 3D techniques used in the film.


Credits and Team:

Written and Directed by: Fabian Molina
Studio: BLNK Creative
Producer: Kaitlyn Mahoney
Associate Producer: Darryl Kirchner
Design: Maggie Chiang, Tom Goyon, Adam Ho
Animation: Alex, Bernas, Stephen Loveluck, Matt Deans, Khylin Woodrow, Junyi Xiao, Daniel Coutinho, Fabian Molina
Additional Animation: Brie Henderson
3D Modeler: Michele Hererra
Voice Talent: Gabi Stewart, David Garcia
Recording Studio: Dub Room Studio in Hollywood
Music: Miles Canady

About the author

Joe Donaldson

Joe Donaldson is a director, designer, and animator who worked on Motionograpgher from 2014-2020. Previously, he was an art director at Buck. Over the past decade, he's lived and worked in Chicago, New York City, and Los Angeles and has directed work for clients such as Apple, Google, Instagram, The New York Times, Unicef, Etsy, and The New Yorker. In addition to his creative work, in 2018 he started Holdframe. He's now working as a professor at Ringling College of Art and Design and when not teaching he can be found spending time with his family or out running.