Take 58,000ish participants from 101 countries, whittle them down to 51 finalists and you (literally) have Mass Animation, the project founded by ex-Sony Pictures Vice Chairman Yair Landau to build a virtual animation studio, unbound by borders or pre-existing working relationships.
The first film LIVE MUSIC hit select cinemas on the 20th November and is available from iTunes right now. But don’t worry if you missed out on the chance to participate, project no. 2 , the DC UNIVERSE/MASS ANIMATION Animation Contest (hey, I didn’t name it!) will launch on Facebook 7th December.
MarBelle has a strange compulsion to watch as many films as he can get his hands on and find jobs that give him a legitimate excuse to drill filmmakers about their work. Directors Notes is the latest incarnation of this disorder and so much cheaper than film school. Twitter: @MarBelle