Daniel Clarke

Daniel Clarke

Director of Animation


Daniel Clarke is a Cape Town-based director of animation and artist. He started his career in animation in 2008 at Triggerfish Animation Studios, a collaboration that has lasted until today and has seen him act as Production Designer and Art director on projects such as the feature film KHUMBA, BBC’s STICK MAN and THE SNAIL AND THE WHALE. As an illustrator and designer he has worked with clients such as Netflix, Animal Logic, The Line, National Geographic Kids, Nike, Adidas,  Penguin Random House and others. In 2018, along with James Clarke and Daniel Snaddon, he completed the graphic novel KARIBA, which was funded through a campaign on Kickstarter, the most successful of its kind in Africa. The graphic novel has since been published in several languages in multiple territories.

Most recently, Daniel co-directed the animated film AAU’S SONG in the Star Wars universe for Disney+ and Lucas Film.

Represented by Aoife Lennon-Ritchie