Director Paul Berry went on to work on Tim Burton’s Nightmare Before Christmas. His influence on Nightmare is clear from this short. It is a bedtime story for adults that was based on a Hoffman story. It was nominated for an “Oscar” for Best Animated Short Film in 1992.
This beautiful animation was the forerunner to the feature length animation The Nightmare Before Christmas. It is based on a poem by Tim Burton narrated by Christopher Lee.
Vincent is the first short film made by Tim Burton. It is based on a poem written by Burton, depicting a young boy who fantasizes that he is his hero Vincent Price, with Price himself providing narration. He went on to make such films as The Nightmare Before Christmas, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and… Read More »