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Jim-Kalogiratos
09-23-2006, 02:26 AM
Ok I'm speechless.

This clip contains something soooooooo whimsical and directly hooked into to the primal pleasures of animation.

(Not to mention the coordination of many people to create something spectacular, beautiful and gentle.)

Google streaming video

http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-1522158746296131750&q=giant+puppet

51 Meg quick time

http://savefile.com/files/100456

Pass it on I'm sure all animators would get something from this.

jim

found here http://woostercollective.com/

Jadetiger
09-23-2006, 05:22 AM
Wow, that is really cool to watch. But when her jaw unhinges, its like something out of a horror movie. :argh:

blacknoise
09-23-2006, 07:46 AM
beauty... love it.

thematt
09-23-2006, 10:46 AM
quite amazing..!!!
love it too beautifull

visionmaster2
09-23-2006, 10:28 PM
yes, it iis really great !
the "show" is from a French street teather based in Nantes, called : Royal deluxe

more videos of the last spectacle : http://fhqed.free.fr/sultan/vid_sultan.htm

amazing creature here !!

thethule
09-24-2006, 08:37 PM
yeah, i saw this, it was just round the corner from my house. It was an INCREDIBLE thing. The elephant looked fantastic walkign down piccadily. Really amazing. some vids of it

http://youtube.com/results?search_query=sultan%27s+elephant&search=Search



marc

arvid
09-25-2006, 07:53 AM
It was really freaky when she licked that lollipop :eek: Girlzilla :scream:

Imagine her walking by your window while you're on the 3rd floor :D

arvid
09-25-2006, 07:56 AM
(unwanted doublepost)

Kaostick
09-25-2006, 02:44 PM
I don't know about anyone else, but I was amazed at how easy it was to not see the wires and rig once she was walking down the street.

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