A collaboration with my younger sister, Laura. She provided the story, drawings and narration, while I animated and compiled audio. This project is part documentation, part observation and interest in children's imagination, and part sisterly bonding.
Paper cut outs animated using iStopMotion, animated text and compositing using Adobe AfterEffects, edited with FinalCut Express.
Honest directed and animated this short using Google maps images.
It was originally made for Psst! Pass It on 3. check "Omar Hot Pursuit S.E.A.R.C.H" to see the surrounding videos.
A day in the life of New York City, in miniature.
Winner: Prix Ars Electronica Award of Distinction 2010
Nominee: Webby Awards 2011 - Best Viral, Best Music
Official Selection: AFI Fest 2010
Official Selection: Tiburon Film Festival 2011
Original Music: composed by Human (humanworldwide.com), co-written by Rosi Golan and Alex Wong.
Please view in HD and full screen for best effect. For a description of the shoot, camera, lenses and workflow, please see here: bit.ly/aFmaPZ