A Single Tear

2min., video, 2004

Commissioned for National Film Board of Canada's Hot House Program.

A short film about rain, light prism as life and fishing. Animated on an oxberry stand with a DSLR camera and compositing in After Effects using Cut outs, Replacement Animation, Paper hinged puppets and Wire Based 2d Felt Puppets.

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Paper fish puppets for animation by Amy Lockhart
Paper fish puppets used in the stop animation
Paper puppets for stop animation by Amy Lockhart
Paper puppets used in the animation
Textile animation puppet by Amy Lockhart
A boot character is made of textile - this felt puppet was used in the stop animation.