Honk Honk!
Aaron Carmichael singing the praises of big honkers
Aaron Carmichael singing the praises of big honkers
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Released September 1, 2016
  • Dustin Finstrom
  • "Redbeard Randy"
  • Musical
  • Comedy
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Language English
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Honk Honk! is a 2016 comedic musical brickfilm by Dustin Finstrom.[1] It is a spin-off of Finstrom's previous film, Channel 42, focusing on the character Aaron Carmichael.[2] It was created for the Sight & Sound Contest on Bricks in Motion and won third place.[3]

Plot[edit | edit source]

A narrator introduces Aaron Carmichael, an ex-reporter who quit his job at due to it not being his true passion. After taking a year off, he is about to return to the public eye with a stage show dedicated to what is truly important to him.

Aaron Carmichael takes to a stage. He delivers an opening speech declaring his lifelong passion for trucks. He states that he wishes to pay a tribute before bursting into a song celebrating "big honkers" (large semi-trucks), also featuring a rap break from Carmichael's ex-coworker, TeaSpoon. TeaSpoon reveals that a factor in Carmichael quitting his job was pressures from the network to tone down his flamboyant personality while reporting.[1]

Cast[edit | edit source]

  • Dustin Finstrom as Aaron Carmichael
  • "Redbeard Randy" as Narrator, TeaSpoon

Crew[edit | edit source]

  • Dustin Finstrom - Animator, Composer
  • "Redbeard Randy" - Composer
  • Ed Fila - Special thanks

Awards[edit | edit source]

Year Competition Category Result
2016 Brickfilmer's Guild Film Festival Best Film Nominated
Best Cinematography Nominated
Best Animation Nominated
Best Sound Effects Nominated
Best Music Score Won
Best Voice Acting Nominated

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