Stop-motion animator Barry Purves was a guest speaker at the Bradford Animation Festival, UK in November 2011. In this video clip he talks about story structure with illustrations from his latest animation project entitled Plume. Barry has won over sixty major international awards, including Grand Prix, Best Director, Best Film, and OSCAR and BAFTA nominations.… Read More »
This movie demonstrates that puppet animation can show an adult theme in a sensitive yet challenging way. The stress of the Trojan War puts the complex relationship between Achilles and Patroclus under strain.
This is a great example of storytelling through action rather than words from a master of puppet animation. William Shakespeare gives a quick run through of all his plays in an audition.