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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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Happy Birthday, Canadian Animation Resources!

Happy Birthday, Canadian Animation Resources! It has been one year since Canadian Animation Resources migrated from a bunch of hacked together Blogspot pages to the excellent form it is in now. Set up by animation veteran Michael Valiquette, along with his ever growing team of contributors Canadian Animation Resources, like the title says, has become…

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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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TRON vs. Saul Bass

LOL! This is awesome! Following up on my  “TRON original trailer – fan modernized” post (click here to check it out) — I just came across this: (we’ve seen the future, now let’s get retro) For those of you who aren’t aware of “Saul Bass” (who’s style this attempts to duplicate).  Saul Bass (1920-1996) was…

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Blast from the past #5

This was fun – a little something I animated for Cookie Jar Entertainment     “A few years ago we were cooking up some pilots with Cookie Jar Entertainment. They were for a new educational series called Academy TV.  Our team always likes going the extra mile, you know the old “under promise and over…

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