A behind the scenes documentary for Kool Koala Productions new stop motion short!
The film is due for completion in February 2012.

5th February 2013

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The Meek, the Mad and the Misinformed hits YouTube! →

Friends, the moment you’ve been waiting for is here! We’d like to thank everyone for their help and support in this fantastic project. So without further ado, we proudly present to you:

“The Meek, the Mad, and the Misinformed”

Watch! Share! Enjoy!

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18th November 2011

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Part 1 of a behind the scenes look at the making of the puppets for Kool Koala’s new stop motion piece The Meek, the Mad and the Misinformed.

Watch as director Andrew Miller and puppet designer Jacob Calcafuoco start the puppet creation process from design to sculpting to building armatures.

Up next the making molds and casting puppets with silicone!

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5th November 2011


Kool Koala’s Andrew Miller talks with Paul Howell, co-founder of animation program Stop Motion Pro.¬†They discuss his company and the importance of character development in the stop motion genre.

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21st October 2011

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Meet the Kool Koala team!

Andrew Miller - Director/Lead Animator
Samantha Miller - Producer/Accountant
Todd Edick - Director of Photography/Animation Assistant
Wendy Huang - 2D After Effects Animator
Ashley Bierwirth - Artistic Director
Cameron Couchman - Audio Director
Suraj Singh - EPK Producer

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