Up comming screening!

The Digitopia Animation Initiative has enabled the creation of three short films. They were made with very different animation styles and techniques but all use digital animation.

Time and Place
Date: Tuesday, December 2, 2008
Time: 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Location: Mercury Cinema, 13 Morphett Street Adelaide, Australia
Phone: 0884100979
Email: info@mrc.org.au

A modern-day gothic fairy tale tells the story of Pali, a young boy lured into the deep dark forest despite the warnings of his grandfather, Alim.
Team: John Willanski, Emily Brindal, Steven Ready, Alex Brindal, Colin Zammit, Anna Kotoousova
Animation: 2D cutout (Ink Rain technique).
Mentor: Monkeystack
Here’s the trailer

When a science experiment goes wrong, Andy believes he has gained super powers and sets about defending justice in the schoolyard. But after realising he’s not as super as he first thought, Andy discovers what makes a real hero.
Team: Tim Cannan, Levi George, Johnny Cousins, Sam Williams, Scott Wright
Animation: 2D Characters, 3D background/foreground elements.
Mentor: The People’s Republic of Animation

Rolf the monkey finds himself stuck in a big city and struggles to adjust to his new surroundings.
Team: Roy Masterman, Bill Northcott, David Smith, Heath Dingle
Animation: Hybrid 2D/3D.
Mentor: Rising Sun Pictures

The Digitopia Animation Initiative is supported by the South Australian Film Corporation and the Department for Further Education, Employment, Science and Technology.

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