Tag Archives: Astronaut

An initial offering from a new animation studio Taiko (staffed by former Disney alumni) – a heartwarming, family friendly adventure in the follow-your-dream Pixar mould, to wit:

…the story of Luna, a Chinese American girl who dreams of becoming an astronaut

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A proof of concept short for an upcoming series by NOODLES (currently crowdfunding) which premiered at Sundance 2017. To wit:

Black Holes is a satirical animated series about space conquest, the meaning of life and proctology. It chronicles the journey of Dave The Astronaut and his partner, an intelligent melon, as they embark on the first ever human mission to Mars.

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Parisian animator Loïc Bramoullé’s extremely impressive scifi short, (made over the course of two years with a tiny budget and the help of his friends) follows a spacewrecked feline making its way across an alien landscape.

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A very pleasingly rendered fantasy about loss, separation and a one-armed astronaut by Nicolas Menard – a masters student at the Royal College of Art. Menard has a background in print – hence the colour palette and economy of the animation style.

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