|Pictoplasma Publishing, BerlinApril 2010
Peter Thaler, Lars Denicke
Stereo, All zones, 4/3 DVD 9,
180 minutes, NTSC
14 x 19 cm / 5,5 x 7,4 inches
full colour, hardcover
FOLLOW US ON A 3 HOUR PSYCHEDELIC JOURNEY
through the character populated worlds of over 40 forwardlooking, stylistically outstanding studios, animators and designers.The successful series is back, exploring freshly hatched characters that live in our brave new mixed-up post digital world. Instead of focusing on narrative and technique, the character is what is studied and showcased.
Jam-packed with over 3 hours of character-centric animations, music visuals, motion graphics and experimental short films.
Candy! Pure candy! What could be more joyful? In piece after piece you don’t know whether to drool over the design or the technique or both. Just magical little wonderful short piece after short piece, a treat!.
Animation World Network
Characters in Motion shows clearly: dramatic performances are not restricted to living humans. At two o’clock in the morning, nothing is more bewildering and mysterious – we’ve tried it out. And we’re thankful.
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
Including work by Anima Boutique, Asterokid, BeatBots, Ben & Julia, Nelson Boles, Ryan Cashman, Saiman Chow, Marc Craste, Natalie van den Dungen, Fluorescent Hill, Gangpol & Mit, Yves Geleyn, George Gendi, Stephen Irwin, Joji Koyama, Eric Lerner, Joanna Lurie, Kristof Luyckx, Bruno Mayor, McBess, Marco Morandi, Nagi Noda, Numero 6, Satoru Ohno, Eun-Ha Paek, Partizan Lab, Joseph Pelling, Julia Pott, Paul Rayment, David OReilly, Fons Schiedon, Soandsau, Squeak E. Clean, Ian Stevenson, Kristofer Ström, Studio A.K.A, Takafumi Tsuchiya, tokyoplastic, Trunk, Joel Trussell, Fantasista Utamaro, Volstok Telefunken, Wizz, W+K Tokyo Lab, Lucas Zanotto,…
…. and many, many more!