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RobertoOrtiz
09-29-2006, 12:56 PM
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"In a year chockfull of computer animated films, leave it to Europe to pull out one that's nothing like the computer animated films we've been seeing lately.

No, there isn't a single talking animal to be found in Renaissance (http://www.comingsoon.net/films.php?id=14393), a gritty futuristic crime story, realized mostly in black-and-white, about a police officer named Karas, voiced by Daniel Craig, who must find a missing research from the mega-corporation Avalon, who have been dabbling in questionable secret experiments. It combines the look of a Hollywood crime noir film with the exciting feel of Japanese anime, but is distinctive for its future Paris setting and complex amalgam of sci-fi and crime drama.

Director Christian Volckman has spent the last six years of his life in this world, and ComingSoon.net had a chance to speak to him about the innovative animation techniques used to make the film, which opens in limited release on Friday.`


>>LINK<< (http://www.comingsoon.net/news/indietopnews.php?id=16575)

-R

hiphopcr
09-29-2006, 04:31 PM
Interesting article, from the trailer I saw a few months ago I thought it was live action and they'd roto'd the crap out it, didn't realize it was motion capture.

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