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Studio AKA Creates Title Sequence for SICAF Film FestivalDirector Marc Craste creates dreamlike 3D sequence (August 11, 2005)
Studio AKA has delivered another distinctive piece of work from its award winning director, Marc Craste. Craste has combined large, gentle creatures, haunting music and old film 'effects' to create a dreamlike quality in this 3D title sequence for SICAF 2005 Film Festival, which is held in Seoul from 11 - 16th August.
Product: SICAF 2005
Agency Producer: Susan Lee
Director: Marc Craste
Aka Producer: Sue Goffe
3D Animators: Heidi Wittlinger & Emilie Boyard
Model, Texture & Lighting: Andy Staverely
STUDIO AKA is an award winning London based animation studio which has created exceptional works in animation, garnering BAFTA, D&AD, and BTA awards alongside an Oscar nomination.
With a talent base of thirty directors, artists, technical and production staff, STUDIO AKA is home to a host of up and coming young design and directing talent, including Marc Craste, Mic Graves, Philip Hunt, Grant Orchard, Steve Small and German animators; Studio Soi.
STUDIO AKA has developed a unique animation profile, producing traditional and digital animation in both 2D and 3DCGI with a dedicated team creating work from concept & design, build & animation, through to rendering and visual effects. Milestone projects include groundbreaking work for Orange, Natwest, Vodafone, and Compaq.
Most recently, 'JO JO IN THE STARS' by Director Marc Craste, won the 2004 BAFTA award for Best Animated Short Film. As well as Best Animated Film - Clermont-Ferrand, "Best of British" - Brief Encounters, Bradford Animation Festival Grand Prix 2004, 2004 ANIMASIA Grand Prize for Short Film Seoul International Cartoon and Animation Festival, Best short film - International 3D Awards, and was honoured with a SPECIAL RECOGNITION award at the Aspen Shortsfest 2004.
STUDIO AKA continues to develop its creative talent base with a remit to push the boundaries of our commercial animation wherever possible.
For more information, go to www.studioaka.co.uk.
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