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The Nutcracker Zoetrope

2016 // Musical, Short Film, Cut Out, Digital 2D, Experimental, Stop Motion, Traditional 2D

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Dir: Tim Wheatley


What is the film about?

This Zoetrope is made of 20 Dancing Ballerinas, 18 Jumping mice, 17 Marching Nutcrackers and 1 christmas tree.
Its made for an interactive exhibition at Riverhouse Barn arts center, in Walton-on-thames which is open from 7th December 2016 – January 8th 2017.

What influenced it?

Jim LeFevre
Eric Dyer
Dan Hayhurst

A little background information...

I was commissions to make this for an interactive exhibition.
In the exhibition the idea is that the public will be able to use there iphones to view the animation right in front of them

How was the film made?

I have kept a blog that details the making of the zoetrope: http://thenutcrackerzoetrope.tumblr.com/

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