Martha Halliday and Hannah McNally

Martha Halliday and Hannah McNally are an award-winning animation duo who love to tell stories with a human and hand-drawn touch. They use 2-D hand-drawn animation to reflect the rawness of the stories being told and to underline their humanity, while animation’s visual metaphors and striking imagery make the difficult and abstract subject matters more accessible and relatable. They are very passionate about collaboration; making their results stronger when working together.

Stories By Martha Halliday and Hannah McNally


An Aging Mother’s Animated Love Letter to Her Autistic Son

“Who would look after him if I wasn’t here?” and other questions this mom asks herself every day.