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 Lecture: Food Animation

[ WEEK 4 DAY 1 ]

* Each student turns in the Movie File for the Scanned Morph Cards into the Homework folder - name it with your last name

A volunteer can put all the movies together to make one movie in time for a critique on Thursday.

REMINDER:

Student Presentations of animation principles due on Thursday.


Assignment:

  1. Design Background and make Cut Paper Animation

Demonstration:

Demonstration:

Making Cut-out Paper Animation (thread and needle / rivot)

Sound Library:

Sound Library:

Audio Resources Online


Screening:

Screening and discussion:

Cut-out Animation (30 min)

Terry Gilliam - Monty Python animations 15:47

The Magic Horse by Lotte Reiniger (1953) 10:30

Disney in the early-1960s in films like A Symposium On Popular Songs (1962)

Les Trois Inventeurs (12:50)

Frankly Caroline (1998) by Frank & Caroline Mouris 01:41

United Airlines, Dragon 01:00, and the Making of (6:16)

Student Short Example:

Paper Puppet Animation 00:17


Push the Aesthetics:

Lintscape

The Seed (John Kelly, 3D paper sculpture/ cutout animation; 2:08)

Making of "The Seed" (2:40)

My Paper Mind,  Javan Ivey (0:44)

Additional Screenings:

Paper Plane (4:52)

Making of Paper Plane (2:44)

Inception done in 60 seconds (1:07)

My face is in space (09:56)

Chinese shadow puppet performance (4:38)

Indian Shadow Puppet Animation - by Gul Ramani (3:45)

 
 

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Critique

[ WEEK 4 DAY 2 ]

Critique:

  • Food Animation (already put together into a movie prior to class)

  • Morph Animation

Presentations

Student Presentations:

  • Timing (spacing)

  • Squash and Stretch

  • Slow In and Slow Out (Ease in/Out)

  • Anticipation

  • Action / Reaction (section 1 only)
Screening

Screening: More Cut-out Animation

Fast Film, Virgil Widrich (13:50)

Salome, Jan Pfenninger (9:18)

Hedgehog in the Fog (Yuri Norstein)] 10:40


Additional Screenings:

SEAN PECKNOLD / SHRINE (8:23)

'Kung Fu Panda 2' End Credit Animation in Chinese Shadow Puppet Style (1:25)