I am a great admirer of Terry Gilliam's cut-out animations in Monty Python's Flying Circus.
They were an inspiration when I animated this blockchain explainer video for Institute for the Future:
In the above video from 1974, Gilliam shares how he made his animations. It's a complete course in cut-up animation in 15 minutes! I wish I'd seen this many years ago.
Via Open Culture.
In 1991, Jean Henri Gaston Giraud (aka Moebius) and a team of animators created this gorgeous short pilot for a film called Starwatcher. According to this Wired feature that Mark wrote in 1994, “Starwatcher was slated to be the first feature-length animated movie to be made with 3-D computer graphics. But the film’s producer died […]
Luke aka Sadface is a pixel artist who also creates these fun and informative videos that show you how to make pixel art animations.
Absolutely stellar work by comic artist and “animotion” director Dmitry “Ahriman” Grozov of Saint Petersburg, Russia. Follow Ahriman on Patreon and Instagram.
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