In this interview with Ed Hooks we explore acting, the importance of a creator’s personal touch, independent animation and some lessons we can learn from Walt Disney, Robert DeNiro and… Bill Clinton.
We had a blast discussing your fantastic animations and demoreels at the first Animation Feedback Event. Two hours full of critiquing, tips and tricks… If you missed it, there will be another one. In the mean time, watch the replay!
A while ago the beautiful animation short film “In a Heartbeat” went viral. A great opportunity to learn for our own projects. In this video we have a closer look at the story and animation of this heartwarming film.
Let’s take a look at Arthur Christmas and see what we can learn from this unique and clever film – from clear action sequences and tight story structure, to small acting details that took this film above and beyond our initial expectations.
Okay guys, so our last FMX 2016 article covered some specific tips to consider when creating characters for your films. Now we’re going to look at some general story creation advice that you should keep in mind from conception to final product. Ready? Here comes some more lightning quick tips expanded on from advice given by FMX speaker Christopher Lockhart in his lecture Could Your Story be a Movie?: