Tag Archives: computer animation

The Monk & The Monkey by Brendan Carroll (2010)

In this computer animation a determined young boy, Ragu, is sent by his master on his final quest to become a monk. What seems like a simple task becomes an unexpected challenge as he discovers the real value of his quest. Made by Brendan Carroll & Francesco Giroldini at Ringling College of Art and Design.

Pigeon: Impossible (2009)

Production on the film spanned for nearly 5 years and is the first attempt at animation by writer/director Lucas Martell: “When the project started, it was really just an excuse to learn 3D animation, but by the end of the project I had spent so much time reworking and polishing the story that I just… Read More »

The Passenger by Chris Jones (2006)

The Passenger is the result of about six years spent in a bedroom with a computer. Entirely self funded and self produced, the project was originally conceived as a showreel piece, but later upgraded to short film status. All sound, music and vision were created by one person with commercially available hardware and software. Chris… Read More »

Gas Planet by Eric Darnell (1992)

Gas Planet features bizarre alien creatures consuming bizarre alien food, and reacting with bizarre alien flatulence. The style resembles vibrant coloured pencils more than the perfection normally associated with computer animation. Directed by Eric Darnell and with art direction by Michael Collery. There is an interview with the directors at The Critical Eye.