Dress Code was founded by Andre Andreev and Dan Covert who met in Graphic Design school where they began to collaborate. Their partnership continued onto directing and designing at MTV before stepping out on their own.


Dress Code was born in the Lower East Side. Years later, same hood, bigger office.


Andre Andreev


Dan Covert


Tara Stromberg

Head of Production

Brad Edelstein

Executive Producer

Amy Dempsey

Supervising Producer

Jake St. John

Head of Finance

Jonathan Dontchev

Office Manager

We’ve curated a roster of directors, with backgrounds in animation and film, who see the world through a designer’s lens. No detail too small, no challenge too big — Production by Design.


13 Vimeo Staff Picks, 5 Nods from The Webby Awards, Hundreds of festival awards & screenings including: SXSW, Tribeca, The One Show, AFI Docs, Doc NYC, Hamptons, Nantucket, New Hampshire, San Francisco & Seattle.

We Do

We are a full service design focused production company.
Live Action: Pre-Production, Production, Post (Edit, Finishing, Music/Sound)
Animation: 2D, Cel, 3D, Stop Motion, VFX Supervision
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