Last weekend we all headed out to the cinema to see Disney’s new animated CGI feature film Wreck-It Ralph; a return to form for Disney. However, whilst Wreck-It Ralph is a great film, I was completely enchanted by the supporting short, the Oscar winning Paperman.
I loved the story, and the wonderful ideas within, but I was really taken by the animation style which looks almost hand-drawn. Disney created a completely new technology and type of animation to create Paperman; which goes from 2D to 3D and back to 2D to wonderful effect.
Disney have released a fascinating video describing their process and this new animation style: