claymation

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claymation

A form of stop-motion animation that uses actual clay figures which are molded into different positions for each frame. See stop-motion animation.
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Oddworld's'' major competition for the nomination includes work from Walt Disney Animation, Digital Domain and Blue Sky Effects as well as a stop-motion clay animation piece called ``More,'' Baisley said.
Like the series, the videos feature a refreshing mix of live-action, puppetry, animation and clay animation.
Submissions can feature animation, live action, clay animation, stop-motion or a combination of technologies.
Based in Bristol, England, Aardman is recognized as the industry leader in stop motion clay animation.
By combining clay animation, music video production, live performance and digital art with imagination, Zeum's visitors become creators, animators, directors, performers, and designers.
Among the offerings is the ``Rugrats'' Passover episode; the Academy Award-winning ``A Close Shave,'' a clay animation film from the United Kingdom and ``Molly,'' the story of a young British girl's struggle to come to terms with her parent's divorce.
Mel Gibson, who is the voice of Rocky the rooster, will lead a flock of filmmakers, celebrity guests and other feathered friends to a special screening of the clay animation comedy "Chicken Run" at Universal Citywalk.
Slated to open June 23, "Chicken Run" is the first full-length film from Aardman Studios, home of the award-winning Wallace and Gromit, which is known for its distinctive clay animation technique.
Chickens are coming home to roost at Universal Studios Hollywood starting June 10 with the debut of Chicken Run Maze, a new attraction based on the DreamWorks Pictures and Aardman Studios' animated film, "Chicken Run," featuring an interactive walk-through maze and a behind-the-scenes look at the wonders of clay animation.
In the tradition of Aardman Studios' distinctive brand of clay animation, "Chicken Run" tells the story of a flock of brave chickens who are determined to escape from the farm before they can be turned into chicken pot pies.
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--August 16, 1995--The magic of clay animation mixes with the cheer of the holiday season in Follow That Sleigh