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DEF II Animation Week

on BBC Two England

The fourth in a look at exciting developments in the world of animation. Will the Beatles save the world? Find out in the final part of Yellow Submarine. Background artist and animator Alison De Vere worked on the film and tonight she discusses the role of design and art direction in animation with Magenta De Vine. They also discuss other works which emphasise the use of art and design in animation: Cafe Bar (DE VERE), Damon the Mower (DUNNING), Felix Wooes Whoopee (SULLIVAN), Foxhunt (GROSS/HOPPIN), Musical Poster (LYE), Jeux des anges (BOROWCZYK), Fantastic Planet (LALOUX), The Cabinet of Jan Svankmajer (BROS QUAY), Sledgehammer (JOHNSON).
Also, tonight's finalist in the First Bite competition for student animators.


Alison de Vere
Felix Wooes
Jan Svankmajer

BBC Two England

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