Friday, 30 May 2008

Moon Pirates in Cannes!

The 'Moon Pirates' poster proudly sits amongst other great films in the 'Short Film Corner' at this years Cannes Film Festival - big thanks to Cyfle's Gwawr Williams!

Show me the money!

Huw Walters, Commercial Director of Calon TV talks to the team about the 'business' of animation. Topics included raising finance, the markets (UK & International), what is IP and a case study on pullin together the funding for 'Hana's Helpline'. Many thanks to Huw for his informative presentation!

generic pirate...

Rigged CG Generic Pirate, this is not how he looks in the film, it's just a little teaser. model/rigg by Ben.M

Monday, 26 May 2008

Red and Nev

Some artwork I (digitally) painted :) - allyn

Monday, 19 May 2008

The Wall!

The magnificent Tim Allen mentors the team with advice on their character acting! As illustrated in the below images!

Sunday, 18 May 2008

Weekend Work!


so just a quick update. the animation is really coming along now. we're really in the thick of it. should have some more bits and pieces up for all to see next week, so keep those eyes a-pealed!

J :)

Thursday, 15 May 2008

In space, no one can hear you scream.....

Taking a break from the animation station...... 


Finished Stills

A whole FOUR SCENES have now been comped in After Effects and the film is really starting to take shape! Here are some stills of the first act.

Wednesday, 14 May 2008

CG Character line-up

The final CG model line-up. CG Artists Ben and Matt

Tuesday, 13 May 2008

BBC Radio Cymru Interview

18:00, BBC Radio Cymru, an interview with two of our team members, Ben and James. Listen online or 92-105 FM or DAB Digital Radio.

Friday, 9 May 2008

The Poster

Moon Pirates poster. Characters drawn by James, Background by Allyn and Pirate ship by Sarah...go team!

Wednesday, 7 May 2008

Week 6

Exclusive teaser trailer!!!!

Week 6

The pirates finish their weekly production meeting steered by Rick Villeneuve - everyone is still smiling so all is good!

Thursday, 1 May 2008

picture invasion


Colour Keys in space

After shocking everyone with that photo, I thought it would be nice to post some artwork.
These are concept colour keys for the space sequences, one for the journey to the moon and the other the return from it.