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Stop Motion Animation Awesomeness

More from French Canadian autodidact director Patrick Boivin: Ninja’s Unboxing: Commissioned by Google to promote Google’s Nexus One phone:  When it comes to “unboxing”, ninjas know how to handle things… Watch the video now: Boda Fett’s Mandalorian Dance: Patrick Boivin created this stop motion animated short with everyone’s favorite Star Wars bounty hunter; which he…

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Iron Baby

An Iron Man movie parody, from French Canadian autodidact director Patrick Boivin, starring his baby girl. The costume was created by her uncle STROB. http://www.youtube.com/user/STROBdotNET Patrick Boivin’s newest video has gone viral, including a mention on Twitter from Iron Man director Jon Favreau who tweeted “You need to see this if you like Iron Man…

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Looky who is in NYC TIMESSSSSSS

This is cool.   Jessica Borutski, one of my former students (from back in the day when I taught some courses at Algonquin College for a few years) , has been popping up in the news lately for her redesign of Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, and other iconic WB characters for a NEW animated TV…

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Pixels

Oh I can’t fight it… this amazing and incredibly well executed short, by director Patrick Jean, in which 80’s arcade games take their revenge, is burning up the web right now;… so for those of you who haven’t seen it, I feel compelled to share: Visions of fun filled hours playing old arcade games come…

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The "Alien Song"

Created by Victor Navone, From back in 1999, this is some great character animation, done with style — one of the most famous short films ever, possibly still the most viewed CG short film; the story of the production of the film, and the film itself has been inspirational to many, including myself, and helped…

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FATHER and DAUGHTER

I’ve seen a lot of short films over the years, too many to remember,… but… somehow this short film has always stuck with me. I had the privilege to see it, back in 2000, at the Ottawa International Animation Festival.  Done very simply, the film is elegant,… beautiful,… and a masterful piece of storytelling,… without…

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