Short CG animation to commemorate the opening of Rozet, a beautiful new building in the city of Arnhem, home to the heritage center, the library, the art library, the art center and the community college. Our former queen Beatrix (now princess Beatrix, or Bea, as we like to call her) performed the honors by the press of a button.
The Phantom Of The Cinema is an animated short film in which we, the theater audience, get an indiscreet look behind the screen of the cinema. The film suddenly jams and breaks, allowing us to see what happens behind the projection screen when everything is going horribly wrong.
A measly little worm finds himself homeless, for all the apples are taken by other worms. He’s an outcast in the stormy night, until he discovers the biggest apple of them all. It’s vacant and it’s… mobile!
Recording the voices of actors Claire King and Tim Gunther was a mile stone in bringing our characters to life. They had several characters to play, each with distinctively different voices. Rinus Aarts made sure everything was recorded perfectly. Now it's time for the animators to lip-sync the puppets to this audio track.
A new entry in our Under The Apple Tree production diary. Have a look at how we sculpt our puppets. And how about that click-triggering thumb of our priest character? Recognise what famous movie scene we are spoofing here?
Hieronymus the movie is on to the next stage! The production is supported by the Dutch Filmfund -da best filmfund in da world!- and we'll start storyboarding very soon. Here's an early sketch from yours truely.