TITLE

ROCKFISH: Blur Lands A Big One

AUTHOR(S)
Wolff, Ellen
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Millimeter;Feb2004, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the computer animated short film, "Rockfish," from Blur Studio of Venice, California. Comic action-adventure of the nine-minute computer animated piece; Use of inhouse short films as vehicles to test new techniques; Writer and director of the short film.
ACCESSION #
12470133

 

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