encounters short film festival - press launch →
Southwest Filmmakers at the encounters press launch, Bristol - 23rd September 2010 The animated documentary ‘The Incredible Journey’ (which tells the story of the salvage and homecoming of Brunel’s ss Great Britain in 1970) will be screened during the encounters short film festival/Animated encounters in the Best of British: South West Showcase Thursday 18 November, 18:30...
Design Development Usability →
“A view on usability from a designer and a web developer’s perspective” Very interesting and informative blog by Mariana Mota and James Morris
Noesis online at the Babelgum Animation Film Festival Noesis is a stop-frame short about growing up and the changes and losses on the way. June 2009 / 3.40min / Music & Sound-Design: Sascha Mock, Sound-Mix: Ben Mitchell more info about the film: http://www.sophieklevenow.com/noesis
"Crayon Physics Deluxe" by Kloonigames →
“Crayon Physics Deluxe” is a brilliant game which is all about doodling mechanisms, like pulleys, swings etc Can’t praise it enough without sounding helplessly geeky
'Or you could kiss me' →
This September a new collaboration of the National Theatre and Handspring Puppet Company is having its premiere - their last collaboration being ‘Warhorse’ The link above leads to the designer’s sketchbook on the National Theatre’s website, take a look at the development of the puppets, they look incredible!
Posted a couple of days ago a link to the documentary ‘Genie der Natur’ (‘Genius of Nature’) which is all about mechanics of movement. I found part 2 (about Material) and 3 (about Energy) of the documentary now, they are brilliant, but only available in German. Really glad I found those, as one of the topics most interesting for me related to animation is how haptic...
This documentary is all about the mechanics of movement, it’s fascinating and really inspiring - I’d love to build and animate an insect, found the video while researching the walkcycle of a woodlouse. PS: German language version only