Classic illustrated animation waving at the machines
When working with Glen Keane, a classic animation artist who had worked on ‘The Little Mermaid’, ‘Beauty and the Beast and ‘Alladin’, director John Kahrs found himself with a new appreciation for traditional animation and drawing techniques.
But with a difference.
Not at the cost of efficiency.
Disney developed a software in-house to help blend the efficiency of CGI animation with the charm and personality of hand-drawn animation techniques.
The software is called Meander, a vector-based drawing program that allows for manipulation of the line after the fact.
Back to reality
Nice 2 meet U 2
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#paperman Black and White CGI Glen Keane Illustration John Kahrs Meander short film waving at the machines