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GUMBY Fest is coming to Citrus College!

Gumby Fest has found a new location for this years 2015 Festival. Last year was a huge success and this years event promises to be even bigger. Read more from the Press Release Below!!!  

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Aardman Exhibit in Paris March 21st – August 30th

Aardman and Art Ludique are teaming up to bring a long anticipated exhibit of Aardmans past work. The exhibit will run from March 21st to August 30th 2015 and will feature many elements from the studios past world renowned works. Heres a few lines from the museums website This is a major event for the […]

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Clay Fighter – Remastered For The PC

Clay Master is a legendary fighting game originally released back for the Super Nintendo, Sega Genesis, and Nintendo 64. It utilized stop motion and clay characters to produce some amazing fight sequences and hours of Jolt soda infused Hyper-Active battles between the youth of the 90’s. The best part was that it even had Earthworm […]

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Twice Upon A Time – DVD Release Coming!

Twice Upon A Time is a cult classic animated film with style and a crazy story line. It was produced by George Lucas and many people don’t know this but it was Henry Selicks first animation gig, at least thats what he said when being interviewed about Coraline back during a promotional event. Many people […]

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Prodigy releases new video Wild Frontier – Not for Kids….

Prodigy the mega techno group from the 90’s is back with an all new album and music video. the group best known for Firestarter has released a stop motion music video which features some cool animal creatures and some bloody violence. The video runs for about close to 4 minutes and is definitely eye candy. […]

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Is Vine the Hot New Distribution Platform?

Is Vine the Hot New Distribution Plateform for new stop motion artists? The short answer is YES! The long one is as follows. Getting your work out into the open where you can gain an audience is very difficult. People are busy and have very short attention spans in this modern ADHD world. Alot of […]

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LAIKA & Heritage Auction Raises $1Million+

If you were under a rock and didn’t hear about LAIKA and Heritage Auctions teaming up to fundraise for The Art of Elysium. Then you’ve missed out on a major event. Laika set out to sell for the first time this past week a large assortment of their puppets, props, and preproduction art. The reason […]

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Call For Entries – Seed Festival!!!

I recently got an email for a call to entries from the Stop Motion Community for some original stop motion shorts. Here’s what we know so far: “Seedy Shorts: Call for Stop-Motion Animation Artists We love seeds. We love art. We love seedy art. So we’re extending our love affair of seeds and art into […]

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Nintendo Power Glove DYI Dragonframe Controller – Made by Dillon Markey

Dillon Markey has brought the legendary but long dead Nintendo Power Glove back to life as a Dragon Frame Software Controller. It’s truly inventive beyond imagine that someone can turn one of the coolest toys ever made and make it even better. I personally have worked with Dillon in the past and yes he is […]

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LAIKA’s – Kubo and the Two Strings

LAIKA Studios announced recently that they are in production currently of a film entitled “Kubo and the Two Strings”. Travis Knight whom is CEO and in the past Lead Animator on prior films will hold the Directing/Producer role. The script is based on a story written by Marc Haimes and Chris Butler. It also has […]


 
 

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Ways Of Seeing / Jerrold Chong

Posted  May 18, 2015  by  stopmo

Rumble of train rails; Crashing of ocean waves; Soft caress of distant wind. Two people. Two ways of perceiving the world. Directed & Animated by Jerrold Chong Written by Jia Lee & Jerrold Chong Production Design Chase Ko Sound Design Pin-Hua Chen Music Composer Cooper Babbes Voice Actors Nathan Nonhof Sadie Schwolsky Costume Designer Jessica […]

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Mizuki Kawano / Transforming

Posted  May 7, 2015  by  stopmo

Dare we say, Director Mizuki Kawano has really nailed it with this piece, produced by Yuma Takayama of Taiyokikaku Co., Ltd. We instantly recognize impeccable lighting, sound design and subtle elegance in the clean simple presentation, but then we go down the rabbit hole as we are drawn in with the gargantuan presence and alchemy […]

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bust this bust that / Remi Chambran

Posted  May 4, 2015  by  stopmo

Hi-fi Lo-fi flair from Remi Chambran with these noticeably un-busted stop motion tests. He flexes some taut graphic muscle and timing…..and some pretty tight turntable skills. His vimeo page explains that his computer was too slow to handle motion graphics, so he decided to make stop motion. We’re glad to have him. Synopsis by Vera […]

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Harnett O’Meara / Plant Geometry

Posted  April 20, 2015  by  stopmo

Here’s a colorful, imaginitive film from Thomas Harnett O’Meara. This first-year film made at RCA hit the festival circuit last year. Great work Thomas, we can’t wait to see what’s next! Source: DragonFrame

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GUMBY Fest is coming to Citrus College!

Posted  March 11, 2015  by  stopmo

Gumby Fest has found a new location for this years 2015 Festival. Last year was a huge success and this years event promises to be even bigger. Read more from the Press Release Below!!!  

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Shore Scripts offers opportunity to New Screen Writers.

Posted  March 11, 2015  by  stopmo

A great opportunity to get your original script or idea to come to life is by entering writing contests. One of which is the Shore Scripts contest. I received an email from Celtx describing the project and event. This is what they said.    A great opportunity  so jump on board and get your ideas […]

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