El Jimador 'ID'
El Jimador 'ID'
Original Title:El Jimador 'ID'
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Director(s): Rob Shaw
Production Company:Bent Image Lab
Year of Production:2016
Nationality:USA
Screening Format:DIGITAL
Running Time:00:16
Techniques:Puppets & Stop Motion
Category:Commissioned Animation

Synopsis:
The combination of practical sets and CG backgrounds complemented and accentuated the quirky fluidity of the stop motion characters, and brought to life this unique world where the departed and the living celebrate together in a small cantina somewhere on Dia de los Muertos.

Rob Shaw
About Rob Shaw
Rob Shaw began his stop-motion animation career at Philadelphia's University of the Arts. In 1997, his film, Dirty Summer Fridays, funded by grants from MTV and Eastman Kodak, won the award for Best Senior Thesis Film. Rob's career has since grown to include work on numerous animated television series, as well as television commercials and music videos. His credits include animating a parody of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer for SNL as well as translating the iconic character of Tony the Tiger into stop-motion animation. Rob Shaw is one of the fresh new directors at Bent Image Lab and his current projects include commercials, music videos, and his latest short film, The Lever Puller. Click here to view the director's website.