This is my thesis at Academy of Art University. Responsible for environment assembly, surfacing, look development, lighting, and compositing.
Music & Sound Design by Filipe Leitão
Concept Art by Kitikhun Pan Vongsayan
The girl rig modified & butterfly rigged by Jordan P. Jones (the girl is modified from Kayla rig by Josh Sobel)
Animated by Rachamongkol Pun Yothayai, Lily Cheng Yi Wu, Al Shao Yu Hsu
How do we follow our festive short "More Stuff"? We make a short that follows it!
Continuing the theme of parodies onwards from animated musicals, we made an epic action movie trailer full of movie parodies... can you spot all 20 references? Movie coming soon... if Santa brings us a few $million for Christmas!
Production Company: Blue Zoo Animation
Directed by Simone Giampaolo and Joe Kinch
Producers: Tom Box, Damian Hook & Lizzie Hicks
Lead modelling and textures: Pietro Licini, Gherardo Zurla
Modelling: Hannah Wong, Dane Winn, Maxime Guillemin, Mélanie Gras
Rigging: Anthony Delliste
Digital matte painter: Izzy Burton
Lead lighting and compositing: Charlie Batho, Paul Mitcheson
Lead animators: Simone Giampaolo, Dan Edgley
Additional animation: Zeina Masri, Steve Kimbrey, Lizzie Hicks
Additional lighting: Elaine Thomas & Damian Hook
Pipeline TDs: Joe Leveson & Jay Tsang
Pipeline Networking: Marco Cusano
Cloud rendering support: YellowDog
Sound design: Joe Kinch
Music: Audio Network
In an animated short film by Academy Award-winner John Kahrs, a lonely widow in historic South Chicago is inspired to start sharing the ride — and sharing her life, too. Featuring original song, "Movin," written and performed by Lyft driver-turned-recording artist Sir the Baptist, who launched his music career after a connection with a Lyft passenger.