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Lifelike Animation: What’s the Point?

April 6th, 2011 by Isaac Buchoff on Isaac Buchoff's Blog · No Comments · Uncategorized

The rotoscoping in A Scanner Darkly is pretty cool, but at a certain point I began to wonder what difference it really made. Is it to avoid using more advanced computer animation for complex details like the hallucinated insects and the scramble suits? Is it simply an easier way to make an animated film? Is it [...]

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Tags: Animation·live action·A Scanner Darkly·film·rotoscope·Waltz with Bashir·Flash