TITLE

The Art and Making of ParaNorman

AUTHOR(S)
Clabaugh, Rich
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;9/17/2012, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
"ParaNorman," the stop-motion animated feature film currently in theaters, is about a boy named Norman, who can see and talk to ghosts. Norman is charged with the task of saving his town from a witch's curse. His story was brought to life by the talented folks at Laika, the studio which previously brought us stop-motion classic "Coraline." This new movie is a feast for the eyes as well with so much detail in every scene � from the clothes on the puppets to the miniature sets. You leave the theater asking: How did they make that movie?
ACCESSION #
79969172

 

Related Articles

  • The Art and Making of ParaNorman.  // Animation;Sep2012, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p6 

    A review of the book "The Art & Making of ParaNorman," by Jed Alger is presented.

  • Weird, wonderful and truly original.  // Daily Mail;9/14/2012, p51 

    ParaNorman (PG)

  • Weird, wacky and truly original.  // Daily Mail;9/14/2012, p30 

    ParaNorman (12A)

  • A few things worth seeing before fall arts season hits. Stratford, Herb // Inside Tucson Business;8/17/2012, Vol. 21 Issue 64, p9 

    The article offers updates related to arts and culture in Arizona including the exhibit at the Center for Creative Photography, KXCI 91.3 FM radio station's annual tribute to 1975 music and the animated film "ParaNorman."

  • He Hears Dead People. Milligan, Mercedes // Animation;Sep2012, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p12 

    The article presents criticism on the 2012 film "ParaNorman," directed by Sam Fell and featuring the voices of Kodi Smit-McPhee and Tucker Albrizzi. Particular focus is given to the stop-motion animation techniques used to create the film. Various aspects of the film's plot, themes and art...

  • ParaNorman. Cohen, Neil // Echo Magazine;8/16/2012, Vol. 23 Issue 24, p80 

    The article reviews the film "ParaNorman," directed by Sam Fell.

  • LAST TAKE.  // Camera Operator;Fall/Winter2012, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p79 

    A photograph which shows a motion control of the film "ParaNorman" is presented.

  • ParaNorman. Wakelin, Milo // Gay Times (09506101);Oct2012, Issue 411, p67 

    The article reviews the film "ParaNorman," featuring the voice of Casey Affleck.

  • SPECIALTY PRINTING.  // Graphic Arts Industry News Digest;Sep2012, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p28 

    The article offers several information related to graphic arts industry. It mentions that 3D Systems Corp. has launched its Cubify Rings applications for printing on Cube Three-Dimensional (3D) printer. It states that the 23rd Annual Thermal Printing Conference was scheduled at the Hollywood...

  • FACE Forward. Robertson, Barbara // Computer Graphics World;Aug/Sep2012, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p32 

    The article discusses the making of the stop-motion animation film "ParaNorman," directed by Sam Fell and Chris Butler. It discusses ways computer graphics tools and techniques helped make the film. It explains how CG animators shape the facial expressions. Ways the visual effects crew expanded...

Share

Read the Article

Other Topics