This is a wonderful short full of technique and texture. I love the story too. Source: Cartoon Brew
I love films that call attention to their medium. Here’s another beautiful short from one of the artist of Aardman Animation. If I’m not mistaken, charcoal was used for some of the animation in this, making it the first time …
Winner of the 2002 Student Academy Award for Animation (Ringling School of Art and Design). Check out Don’s website and portfolio here.
See the production blog, and this character design feature for more.