Portfolio Category: Master of Animation

The Ticket Maker

The Ticket Maker is a short story about a man who finds himself overcome with the fear of being alone. Desperate, he sits on a train platform waiting in case someone turns up. A storm hits and he runs towards the woods for safety. Will he find solace or will he have to face his […]

The House of Magical Misfits

This show centres around themes of friendship, myths and legends, every day hardship and self-acceptance. It is a 2D digital animated comedy/fantasy for the 8-12 age range. Izzy Attia is a bright and friendly 11 year old girl who has moved to a new town and just started high school. Unfortunately, she hasn’t made any […]

VR – Discovering New Methods of Narrative

My animation research has been looking at storytelling and narrative using VR. It’s immersive and presents new and innovative methods of telling narrative.  The viewer can play an active role in the story and be part of the adventure by making choices within the narrative.  VR also allows the audience to become fully submerged in […]

The effect of Social Media on the human condition.

 My animated film examines the notion of loneliness in the 21st century.   Research into the loneliness of modern people is just starting to be recognised as an topic of research.  In modern society worldwide, people have  quick and convenient ways  of  communicating using  social  media  including  Wechat,  or  Weibo  in  China,  and  Facebook  or  […]