This video was created using a zoetrope machine that spools multiple 14 foot long x 3 inch, paper animation belts at very high speed, to produce the animations. The band members of Appomattox were kind enough to step inside the machine and put their faces 3 inches from the extremely fast moving, and loud, paper belts for this piece. Fortunately, no major facial paper cuts were incurred.

Director: Stephen Meierding and Sami Jano
Editing: Stephen Meierding
First AC: Cooper Penn
Animations: Sami Jano
Zoetrope Machine Construction: Stephen Meierding

Appomattox is:
Nick Gaynier
Dave Nurmi
James Mello

Copyright 2014 - Stephen Meierding and Sami Jano

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Nadine Bruder

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