Pasquale D’Amico’s short clip centers around a phenakistoscope – a Victorian-era device which could display moving images by spinning a disk. He scanned in a number of images from inventor Joseph Plateau’s moving picture machine to create this hypnotic animation.
Artist Jill Goritschnig’s animated short is about a fisherman who has a very specific fish in mind when it comes to catching one. So he waits and he waits and he waits… and then he waits some more, in this film best described as a 3-minute version of Waiting for Godot.
The latest stop-motion animated film from Nick Park, of Wallace & Gromit and Creature Comforts fame. It’s set in prehistoric times and features the voices of Eddie Redmayne, Tom Hiddleston, Maisie Williams, Timothy Spall, Richard Ayoade, and more.
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