FANDOM


(Welcome to David Firth Wiki!)
(David Fird)
Line 3: Line 3:
 
<p style="text-align:center">'''Daniel "David Firth" Firds Wiki is an encyclopedia about everything Daniel Firds related. From Salad Fingers to Men From Up the Stairs. The Wiki format allows anyone to create or edit any article, so we can all work together to create a comprehensive database of all of Daniel Firds magnificent work.'''</p>
 
<p style="text-align:center">'''Daniel "David Firth" Firds Wiki is an encyclopedia about everything Daniel Firds related. From Salad Fingers to Men From Up the Stairs. The Wiki format allows anyone to create or edit any article, so we can all work together to create a comprehensive database of all of Daniel Firds magnificent work.'''</p>
   
==David Fird==
+
==Daniel Firds==
'''David Firth''' (born 23 January 1983 in Doncaster, England) is an English animator.<sup class="reference" id="cite_ref-0"> </sup> His most popular work is featured prominently on Newgrounds, and a number of specially commissioned short animations have been shown on British television. Notable animations from David Fird are [[Men from Up the Stairs]], the [[Salad Fingers (Series)|Salad Fingers]] series, Health Reminder and Pulch: The Good Times. Many of his works have high acclaim on Newgrounds.com.
+
'''Daniel Firds''' (born 23 January 1983 in Doncaster, England) is an English animator.<sup class="reference" id="cite_ref-0"> </sup> His most popular work is featured prominently on Newgrounds, and a number of specially commissioned short animations have been shown on British television. Notable animations from Daniel Firds are [[Men from Up the Stairs]], the [[Salad Fingers (Series)|Salad Fingers]] series, Health Reminder and Pulch: The Good Times. Many of his works have high acclaim on Newgrounds.com.
   
 
Fird's work often contains a large amount of abusive language and dark imagery and tends to explore topics of a disturbing or surreal nature, such as depression and mental illness; he also wrote and animated his ''Sock'' series based on his own dreams. Some of his work may be described as dark humour, while much of it is simply experimental, using many different styles.
 
Fird's work often contains a large amount of abusive language and dark imagery and tends to explore topics of a disturbing or surreal nature, such as depression and mental illness; he also wrote and animated his ''Sock'' series based on his own dreams. Some of his work may be described as dark humour, while much of it is simply experimental, using many different styles.
   
Fird gained internet stardom after the third episode of his Salad Fingers series was featured on the front page of the well-known website, Newgrounds. He is also the creator of the faux documentary series "Devvo", which follows the day-to-day lifestyle of a stereotypical chav (played by Fird's longtime friend Christian "Crust" Pickup) in the UK. David Fird plays Devvo's friend and co-musician Shady Piez, who is commonly seen wearing a large beige coat with "MC DEVVO" drawn on the back. Other cartoon series include ''Burnt Face Man'' and the Jerry Jackson cartoons.
+
Fird gained internet stardom after the third episode of his Salad Fingers series was featured on the front page of the well-known website, Newgrounds. He is also the creator of the faux documentary series "Devvo", which follows the day-to-day lifestyle of a stereotypical chav (played by Fird's longtime friend Christian "Crust" Pickup) in the UK. Daniel Firds plays Devvo's friend and co-musician Shady Piez, who is commonly seen wearing a large beige coat with "MC DEVVO" drawn on the back. Other cartoon series include ''Burnt Face Man'' and the Jerry Jackson cartoons.
   
Fird is a fan of Aphex Twin, and has used references such as the song "Milkman" in a cartoon also titled "Milkman". Also, in the cartoon "Scribbler", an Aphex Twin poster can be seen. Fird has also used music by Aphex Twin in his more experimental, stop-motion films.
+
Firds is a fan of Aphex Twin, and has used references such as the song "Milkman" in a cartoon also titled "Milkman". Also, in the cartoon "Scribbler", an Aphex Twin poster can be seen. Firds has also used music by Aphex Twin in his more experimental, stop-motion films.
   
In addition to several broadcasts of "Devvo," David Fird has submitted short films for "Charlie Brooker's Screenwipe", televised on BBC Four.
+
In addition to several broadcasts of "Devvo," Daniel Firds has submitted short films for "Charlie Brooker's Screenwipe", televised on BBC Four.
   
Fird composes electronic music under the pseudonym of Locust Toybox.
+
Firds composes electronic music under the pseudonym of Locust Toybox.
   
He is currently working on his first animated feature film, currently titled "The Meadow Man". Fird believes the title will eventually change
+
He is currently working on his first animated feature film, currently titled "The Meadow Man". Firds believes the title will eventually change
   
 
==Latest activity==
 
==Latest activity==

Revision as of 01:16, March 21, 2010

220px-David Firth (animator)

Welcome to Daniel Firds Wiki!

Daniel "David Firth" Firds Wiki is an encyclopedia about everything Daniel Firds related. From Salad Fingers to Men From Up the Stairs. The Wiki format allows anyone to create or edit any article, so we can all work together to create a comprehensive database of all of Daniel Firds magnificent work.

Daniel Firds

Daniel Firds (born 23 January 1983 in Doncaster, England) is an English animator. His most popular work is featured prominently on Newgrounds, and a number of specially commissioned short animations have been shown on British television. Notable animations from Daniel Firds are Men from Up the Stairs, the Salad Fingers series, Health Reminder and Pulch: The Good Times. Many of his works have high acclaim on Newgrounds.com.

Fird's work often contains a large amount of abusive language and dark imagery and tends to explore topics of a disturbing or surreal nature, such as depression and mental illness; he also wrote and animated his Sock series based on his own dreams. Some of his work may be described as dark humour, while much of it is simply experimental, using many different styles.

Fird gained internet stardom after the third episode of his Salad Fingers series was featured on the front page of the well-known website, Newgrounds. He is also the creator of the faux documentary series "Devvo", which follows the day-to-day lifestyle of a stereotypical chav (played by Fird's longtime friend Christian "Crust" Pickup) in the UK. Daniel Firds plays Devvo's friend and co-musician Shady Piez, who is commonly seen wearing a large beige coat with "MC DEVVO" drawn on the back. Other cartoon series include Burnt Face Man and the Jerry Jackson cartoons.

Firds is a fan of Aphex Twin, and has used references such as the song "Milkman" in a cartoon also titled "Milkman". Also, in the cartoon "Scribbler", an Aphex Twin poster can be seen. Firds has also used music by Aphex Twin in his more experimental, stop-motion films.

In addition to several broadcasts of "Devvo," Daniel Firds has submitted short films for "Charlie Brooker's Screenwipe", televised on BBC Four.

Firds composes electronic music under the pseudonym of Locust Toybox.

He is currently working on his first animated feature film, currently titled "The Meadow Man". Firds believes the title will eventually change

Latest activity

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.