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animation tips

An old colleague of mine has been writing a series of animation acting tips on the skwigly website.  He's had a lot of experience as profes…

Started by Steve Boot

5 Dec 18, 2020
Reply by jhonwick

Life of Gray script critique?

Hey all. Before I start getting voice actors, would you take a look at my script? I need some honest but constructive critique.  Thank you…

Started by Graham Ludders

11 Aug 13, 2020
Reply by Katlynn Zemlak

Got stuck with scenario

Hello! Need some help with workflow. I have the ideas of characters, atmospheare, music and location. But just get stuck with screenplay, s…

Started by Swirro

5 Jul 25, 2017
Reply by Roo Nelo

When crafters do their magic

Hello everyone I'm new to this site and already liking it a lot - will be posting my work soon, I want to start sharing this short raw prom…

Started by Mālā Void

0 May 18, 2016

Storyboarding for first stop motion short

What is the best way of storyboarding for a stop motion short? What do I need to include? Does anyone have any example storyboards they are…

Started by Angus Lamont

8 Apr 24, 2015
Reply by Hendrikus De Vaan

Suggest a Title for Mr. Clay's Next Episode!

Hello all, I'm Stamp, the creator of the Mr. Clay series, you can watch the episodes here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHkxTlk1b

Started by JoyOfAnimation

8 Mar 30, 2015
Reply by JoyOfAnimation

Blue Alien Summer story issues fixed

I don't normally post films in the story section, but because story was the main reason this project has been shelved unfinished for the la…

Started by Don Carlson

6 Jun 19, 2014
Reply by Don Carlson

Conan the Barbarian - and --- Postmodernism??!!

I know, Conan as good of a movie as it is has no stopmotion, but this is the Story subforum, and this post is about story. Well, and also a…

Started by Strider

10 Sep 6, 2013
Reply by Ben Owora

stop motion socks

Hey guys! can anyone point me to some good examples of animated socks. Thanks!

Started by jeremypstewart

2 May 2, 2013
Reply by Steve Boot

A message to story enthusiasts and script writers alike.

DISCLAIMER: This topic only concerns script terms indirectly and aims more at the format of cinema itself. I apologize if I have posted thi…

Started by Sakari Sihvo

9 Mar 11, 2013
Reply by grecodan

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