Puffy heart love with little curliques and twirly ribbons drawn around it in glitter ink.
After having the chance to see the revolutionary short last year at a media screening for The Odd Life of Timothy Green, I was enthralled. Enchanted even.
And, judging from comments coming across my social networks, it sounds like those of you who caught it in theatres with Wreck-It Ralph have fallen as head over feet as much as I have.
If you didn’t have a chance to see it, Disney Animation has released the short – in full (!) – on YouTube for public viewing. You’ll want to save it to your “Favorites.”
And with good reason. The Oscar-nominated short seamlessly blends the personality of hand-drawn animation and stylized computer-generated imagery in what can only be described as hybrid genius, and critics are saying the technique may change the future of animation.
Mainly because it looks hand drawn, but not. Modern yet vintage. Flat yet multi-dimensional.
You know, like how Disney movies used to look.
Watch the game changer here:
Photo credit: Walt Disney Animation Studios
Video credit: Disney Animation
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