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Stop-Motion Project and Research Paper

Davon Wood

Survey of Animation & Visual Effect

Professor Schwartz

Oct 25, 2014

Stop-Motion: Jan Svankmajer Paper

Jan Svankmajer was born in Prague, September 4th, 1934. 602 more words


What is animation?

Is it a:

  • Genre?
  • Technique?
  • Mode of Film?
  • an Art form?

Forbes magazine believes that animated film in America is “still a genre, not yet a medium…” this has nothing to do with the quality of the film but is based on the fact that animated films target the same audience, they are tapered to appeal to younger children regardless of the themes that may be present, the plots are suitable for all ages and each film containing similar elements. 1,078 more words