Why!!! This frustrates me so much with your films. I’d love for them to have that little bit extra.
Of all the elements of brickfilming, the actual animation is the least important to us. Not to say it’s unimportant, but in the limited amount of time available, it is at the bottom of the priority list. I admire the…[Read more]
furthur replied to the topic Mouth synchronisation – new directions in brickfilms… in the forum Animation and Effects 10 years, 5 months ago
Our initial attempt at mouths was the multiple head technique, used in our Johnny Cash video:
That worked, but the look was very crude, so now we try something else.
From Dave (who I do not allow to post in these fora):
When we shoot, anyone who will speak in that scene does not have a mouth…[Read more]
“Bluntman” wrote: … you guys watch a lot of southpark, huh?
I didn’t laugh at all, as all the gags were simple predictable, and there was nothing I haven’t seen in southpark before.
This film is a comic reworking of the Talmudic story of Yeshu, with the 1972 movie “The Ruling Class” as the most direct influence. Perhaps “South Park” also…[Read more]
Now available at wdln.tv:
This bar fight scene occurs between Biff and Savannah’s meeting with the Fabulous Babe and Mario and Jane’s conversation with her, and uses non-Lego brand minifigs as extras. It was removed from the final cut at Mario’s insistence. “That scene had Coko’s pirate minifigs. I refuse…[Read more]
I appreciate this brickfilm tremendously for having actual coherent dialogue, read clearly by talented voice actors. That is a rare beast around here. I also respect it for tackling a new subject matter and for obviously having a well-written script. Despite that, I did think it dragged a bit in the middle. An action sequence of some kind…[Read more]