I’m pleased to announce that Raj Kottamasu will be creating a short animation for the film: Taiwan in Two Minutes. Yes, the entire history of Taiwan in two minutes through cut-out collage animation. Maybe the sequence will start with me setting an egg timer. Raj has a masters from MIT in City Planning and a … Continue reading Planimation

Labor Day updates

Well,  we are just about done with a third draft of the film and its approximately 60 minutes long. We are missing a short intro at the beginning and animation, all of which will add another 6-8 minutes. That’s just about long enough for festivals to program the film. We can trim it a little … Continue reading Labor Day updates

Animation Research

I have animation on the brain – been searching for the right person to make an animation sequence that will give a quick humorous artsy overview of Taiwan’s history. I think it has to be a collage animation to reflect Taiwan’s crazy quilt of history. I love the idea of using actual photos, newsprint images, … Continue reading Animation Research

Boston Sneak Preview

I’ll be presenting 25 minutes from the rough cut of the film in Boston (or technically Cambridge) on Friday, May 25th. The segment of the film that I’m presenting will include new footage on the Green Team Video Collective and some interviews at the Cihu Sculpture Park of discarded Chiang Kai Shek statues. The event … Continue reading Boston Sneak Preview