1. The debate between believers and atheists usually goes nowhere. The real issue is: what should fill the gaps created by the end of widespread belief? What should fill the God-shaped hole?

    Script by Alain de Botton
    Animation designed and directed by Jonathan Hodgson hodgsonfilms.tumblr.com
    Sound design by Honza Topinka
    Produced in collaboration with philosopher Alain de Botton for The School of Life theschooloflife.com

    Link to movie on School of Life YouTube Channel youtube.com/watch?v=CL--1Z_g4DE

    # vimeo.com/122173358 Uploaded 55K Plays 54 Comments
  2. An independent short dance animation about dreams, aspirations and fears. Made with over 4000 hand cut characters over the period of a year.

    Filmed in Brussels, Belgium.

    If you have any questions about the workflow please ask and I’ll be happy to answer.

    Making of: vimeo.com/152850359

    By Wilkie Branson.
    Performers: Wilkie Branson, Mariana Camiloti, Joêl Daniel, Femi Oyewole, Shantala Pépe, & Letitia Simpson.
    Music: Benji Bower & Kathleen Milton Fitzpatrick
    Special Thanks: Shantala Pèpe

    Camera: Sony NEX7 with 28mm and 50mm prime lenses & Sony EX1.
    Grip: Kessler pocket Jib Pro & Cineslider
    Compositing: After Effects CC
    Edit: Final Cut Pro 7

    wilkiebranson.net

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  3. "There was a time when I mistakenly believed that my parents were well-off but pretended to be otherwise in hoping that I would grow up modestly."

    "How wrong I was. In truth they are quite poor. Plus I turned out to be a snob."

    Early morning life, is an animated film told through the eyes of a stuck up middle class son about his parents’ poor childhood, their hidden ambitions, and how they escaped from the harsh reality of life. Emphasizing the fact that “class strata” exist even in a family institution, the film’s visual style is taken from neon-paintings that are commonly seen in souvenir shops and usually considered “low” art.

    The film is a critic on modern Thai society where the gap between the rich and the poor is extremely vast. This results in everything from politics, lifestyle, culture, or even in a family institution.

    Using cutout animation technique, the making of animation involves extensive paper set designs created from different materials such as paper, fabrics, acrylic etc.

    more info pls visit : http://www.saranyen.com

    # vimeo.com/24103085 Uploaded 8,344 Plays 3 Comments
  4. This is an old video I made in 2004.

    The animated section is all stop-motion made with paper and magazine cutouts etc.

    Music by Chien Bizarre - chienbizarre.co.uk

    # vimeo.com/109958 Uploaded 22.5K Plays 80 Comments
  5. Behind the scenes of 'Paper Plane', a paper cut-out animation of a song by Massimo Giangrande.

    Music: 'Much More' by Giangrande
    itunes.apple.com/us/artist/giangrande/id552567655

    here is the video:
    vimeo.com/75196023

    # vimeo.com/71154508 Uploaded 58.4K Plays 37 Comments

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