INTERMEDIATE ANIMATION

Intermediate Animation

Sam Decoste

Winter 2020

This intermediate level course provides students with intensive practice in all aspects of animation production including classical, stop-motion, 30, CGI, motion graphics, interactive techniques and processes. Students will be encouraged to develop their skills and proficiency with media tools and concepts beyond those introduced in Introductory Animation. In-class seminars and presentations will explore the creative dynamics between animation, filmmaking and time based practices in contemporary art.

 

Group Collaboration

Untitled

2020

Directors/Animators: Giorgio Foti, Jackie Chen, Jinwen Liu, Madeline Bedard-Adam, Maygen Billy, Sami Wilson, Lil MacDonald, Zeta Paul

Sound Design: Anna Kuelken

 

Madeline Bedard-Adam

Untitled

2020

 

Jackie Chen

Untitled

2020 

 

As the daughter of a doctor in China I have noticed that it it’s very difficult for them to balance family and patients, thus I have decided to make an animation about family life and pandemic.

 

Giorgio Foti

Snake

2020 

 

A disillusioned man calls out a former partner.

 

Jinwen Liu

The Crowd

2020

An analog of the popular mind.

 

Lil MacDonald

West Branch

2020

An effect of literal immobility, social, physical, or otherwise.

 

Zeta Paul

Lover

2020

Within this 8-bit video game inspired pixel animation follow the fateful day of infamous graffiti artist "Lover" as they execute their final piece before crossing paths with the wrong cop.

 

Sami Wilson

Nightmare

2020

For my animation, Nightmare, I took inspiration from my reoccurring dreams and animated them through a serial dream world with the main character being a little girl. Referencing how I often appear in my nightmares.

 

Giorgio Foti & Unnamed

Jackie Chen & Anna Kuelken

Jinwen Liu & Ben Christensen

Madeline Bedard-Adam & Qiannan Zhong

Maygen Billy & Unnamed

Sami Wilson & Unnamed

Lil MacDonald & Zhaoying Li

Zeta Paul & Andrew Neville

Giorgio Foti & Unnamed

2020

Jackie Chen & Anna Kuelken

2020

Jinwen Liu & Ben Christensen

2020

Madeline Bedard-Adam & Qiannan Zhong

2020

Maygen Billy & Unnamed

2020

Sami Wilson & Unnamed

2020

Lil MacDonald & Zhaoying Li

2020

Zeta Paul & Andrew Neville

2020