Animating Stop-Motion Characters at Aardman Animations

Adam Savage visits the animation offices at Aardman, where Will Becher, Animation Director of Early Man walks us through the development of the film’s characters. We learn how the personalities of the characters were developed, brought to life, and kept consistent through the filming process. Watch the trailer for Aardman Animations’ Early Man here.

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3 thoughts on “Animating Stop-Motion Characters at Aardman Animations

  1. It is amazing how generous Aardman was with their time. Right in the middle of the shoot and to show all this stuff to Adam is great. They clearly, and rightfully, have a lot of pride in their work.

  2. A great interview, I love Adam’s perspective on the whole production, it really gives a good insight into how difficult this process is. I cant wait to see the film!

  3. This is an amazing look inside the stop-motion process at this scale. This series is like a deep dive Behind the Scenes documentaries that I always wished for on my DVD extras. Aardman Animation would be smart to include this on their home release.

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