PhD Animation Research: Stop-Motion Aesthetics

Events — Public talk Online
3 March 2021, 18:00

This event is an opportunity for PhD research students, focusing on stop-motion animation, to present their ideas and discuss them with their peers.

In this session, three PhD students from different UK universities share their perspectives on stop-motion animation in form of a ten-minute presentations with a subsequent discussion.

The session is organised by Farzaneh Yazdandoost (PhD candidate CSCI, ARU) and chaired by Simon Payne, Associate Professor in film and media. Presenters: Toby Jungius, 'Ray Harryhausen’s sympathetic portrayal of the stop-motion creature'; Laura-Beth Cowley, 'Materials in motion: incorporating the digital into stop motion'; Farzaneh Yazdandoost, 'Wes Anderson’s animation: The exhibition of physical materials'

Still image from Fantastic Mr Fox.
Still image from Fantastic Mr Fox.

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