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

22nd January 2012

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Director of photography Todd Edick is always ready for his close up. In this video he sheds some light on the stop motion shooting process.

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8th January 2012

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Our producer Sam is a cut above the rest! Here’s just a quick little video of making prop carrots for the kitchen scene. The little details like props and set decoration are always key in helping to create a quality final product.

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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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