This showreel contains clips of the last three stop motion films I worked on + an animation test made during my work experience at Aardman in August 2013. Some scenes are from my newest film 'Moonbird' which I am still finishing the post production of.

Music used is 'Brisa del Valle' by AthyelectricHarper, from 'Luz del Alma' album.

Comment by StopmoNick on May 14, 2014 at 2:48am
The shots from Moonbird look absolutely stunning!
Comment by Simon Tytherleigh on May 14, 2014 at 8:07am

Beautiful animation!

Comment by Mike on May 14, 2014 at 8:14am

Fantastic animation all around! I especially liked the character animation test and the Moonbird clips. 

Comment by Tony Perry on May 15, 2014 at 1:40am

Love the animation , especially on the bird and the fox. Look forward to seeing the finished 'Moonbird'.

Comment by Hugo on May 15, 2014 at 4:01am

A lot of good animation here !

Comment by Roos Mattaar on May 15, 2014 at 10:04am

Thanks you all :) Working hard now to get Moonbird finished... Lots of rigs to remove... ;)

Comment by Cait on May 16, 2014 at 6:47am

That fox is really great!  I'm very curious how you made him.  How did you get the face to look like it was made of fabric? Did you use a felting technique or flocking? Or something else?  Really nice!

Comment by Roos Mattaar on May 16, 2014 at 8:18am

Thanks. The fox his body was made furry using needle felting techniques. The head is sculpey, but I glued some of the powder snow we used for the set to his head and then painted that, and glued some tiny bits of the needle felting wool in places like his ear, up on his neck and under his chin I believe.
He is very tiny and the wire in his legs broke while animating the last shots, but because he was so light he was nice to animate.

Comment by Giovanni on May 17, 2014 at 8:57am
Moonbird looks amazing. Great animation and design. Congrats
Comment by Kit on May 29, 2014 at 10:54pm

Great work, well done. I especially liked the human/animation interaction with the Moon Bird.

I was also very interested by the fox as I'm currently working on a short film using needle felted characters.

 

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