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On the Beautiful Blue Danube by Aleksandra Korejwo

Under the subject of contemporary experimentalist in animation, Aleksandra Korejwo has one of the more unique and heretical mediums, with astounding effects as a result. The film above is On the Beautiful Blue Danube made in 1993, which follows the … Continue reading

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Street of Crocodiles by the Brothers Quay

Street of Crocodiles was a stop motion film created by the Quay Brothers in 1986. This film was part of the new wave of stop motion films created in the 1980’s, and is continuously cited as being one of the most influential.

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Aeon Flux by Peter Chung

In 1991 MTV aired a series called Liquid Television, which highlighted independently made animations from an array of artist’s who were part of the new wave animation movement. One of the more popular animated shorts was Aeon Flux, which was written … Continue reading

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Tale of Tales by Yuri Norstein(Yuriy Norshteyn)

Recently, in Survey to Animation, we learned about Eastern European animation. So far, these animations have been the most metaphorical, possibly because many animators had been constrained as to what they were aloud to depict during the cold war. One of … Continue reading

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