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09-28-2006, 09:10 AM
Hi everyone,
we, three students from the GERMAN FILM SCHOOL, have just finished our graduation film WANTED. The whole film was produced in about six months.

I hope you enjoy the film. Comments are welcome. (

Stills: ( ( ( ( (

official website:

direct link to the film:

If you enjoyed the film you can vote for it in the aniboom competition:

Additional info:

Tobias von Burkersroda (Producer) - (
Paul Schicketanz - (
Max Stöhr (Director) - (

Tobias von Burkersroda:
Story, Animatic, Rigging, Planning, Animation, Compositing

Paul Schicketanz:
Modeling, Shading, Texturing, Rendering, Lighting, Compositing Supervsion, Scene Setup, Effects

Max Stöhr:
Story, Storyboard, Animatic, Character-Design, Animation, Compositing

Softimage|XSI, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop, Apple Shake

09-28-2006, 02:23 PM
ha ha, clever little short! super well done.

09-28-2006, 02:55 PM
I loved the visuals, great sense of style and well pulled off. The animation made great use of rubber hosing and warping, it was nice to see you moved away from the rigidness of 3D! The vibrant colours worked a charm but gradually became a bit too sickly for me, but thats just my opinion!

All in all i was really impressed with this! Congratulations, good luck with your aniboom competition.

09-28-2006, 03:26 PM
I loved it. I, too, thought it was a nice break from what we're used to seeing in 3D. The character design and style of animation was great. You really thought about the character's physical shape when animating. It reminded me of stop-motion in a way. Even the flat look of the smoke from the train appealed to me. Great job and good luck!

09-29-2006, 07:42 PM

it's a great movie you did there, I love it :)
Like the others said, it's nice to see something that doesn't look Standard-CG!

Keep up the good work! Hope we'll meet someday at Pixar or something ;)


09-29-2006, 10:02 PM
nice horses

09-30-2006, 06:46 AM
hahahaha good one. i liked the end, an unexpected one. nice job.

09-30-2006, 08:43 AM
loooooool.... very nice :scream:


10-01-2006, 01:44 PM
Nice style :D and also good animation.

5 stars

10-01-2006, 03:55 PM
ehehe wonderful broke back hairy mountain :P
Very lovely boy that try to save "him" from "her" -.-'''

a little bit confuse? :P

Very nice style guys. Have cartoon feeling. Simple but very nice.



10-01-2006, 04:41 PM
thanks for all the comments and nice words :)

by the way: paul and me are looking for jobs right now ;)

10-02-2006, 06:52 AM
I havn't seen an animation like this since Bluto and Popeye ran around throwing Olive Oil over their shoulders. “Oh help me Popeye” – classic. You have really translated this squash and stretch style into 3d well.

General Midi
10-02-2006, 10:01 AM
good job.

The way the bad guy's scream at the end is interupted by the kissing is especially funny.

Andy Bö
10-02-2006, 10:55 AM
i like the end! is really really funny to me :)

10-03-2006, 06:45 AM
Thanks for your nice comments, I'm glad, that you like it that much :)

10-05-2006, 02:44 AM
That was the best set up for a cliched ending ever, and then to end that way was sooo perfect. I can honestly say I was not expecting that. You did such a great job of setting up the audience and then twist it like that at the end was priceless. I also enjoyed the overall style of the short. Very stop motion like. Great job.

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