Friday, May 30, 2014

Video short animation "The Incident at Tower 37" directed by Chris Perry

Watch "The Incident at Tower 37" 10 minute multi-award winning HD animated film about a water tower #37, which siphons up every drop of water from a once-pristine lake, that is, until the station's steward realizes that it is slowly destroying an entire ecosystem. Director Chris Perry won a 2014 Academy Award for his role in the Voodoo software application.program developed at Rhythm and Hues Studios and used on many films including "Life of Pi".

Youtube lower res version of "The Incident at Tower 37"

Written and directed by Chris Perry
Produced by Bit Films
Produced within the collaborative animation curriculum at Hampshire College

Honouring "World Water Day"

Chris Perry 2014 Honoree Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
 "Technical Achievement Award" (more background to the award)