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Old 10-13-2012, 08:50 PM   #1
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Forgotten Animated Films and Early CG...

It is funny to mee that we live in a golden age of animation but we seem to be taking less and less risks. Anyway here are the trailer from some Forgotten traditioanlly Animated films.
What I found interesthing is how cg is beginning to enter slowly into animation.

Rock & Rule
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3kPP45npLaQ
(First animated film to use computer graphics)

Star Chaser: (One of the first uses of 3D animation with 2d)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WB0PyDYd0X0

Fire & Ice (Adeed beacuse of its heavy use of Rotocosping)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sz-yLWGaIxM
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Old 10-14-2012, 12:46 AM   #2
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StarChaser was also presented in 3D in theaters, which was a big deal at the time..it would be nice to see a restored blu-ray in 3D or something. I think there is some kind of bootleg anaglyph out there. Too bad it was too blatant a Star Wars ripoff.

(Cool Story Bro: I did the voice of the main character's little brother, somewhere I might still have character model sheets from the film)

I have been a massive fan of Rock & Rule (and Nelvana) for a long time..I think there is still more room for weird than ever, but it's hard to get those kind of production values (raw meat on the animation stand!). I still love the soundtrack.

I think there was a recent restoration of Fire & Ice too, would have to look again. Not sure the whole formula worked as a movie, but it was really interesting to see.
 
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I don't know if you want to count it, but Geri's Game, a wonderful short from 1997. I saw this playing on dozens of TV's at a best buy when I was 11, and it made me fall in love with animation.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1m7dcbIKvlw
 
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I don't know if you want to count it, but Geri's Game, a wonderful short from 1997. I saw this playing on dozens of TV's at a best buy when I was 11, and it made me fall in love with animation.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1m7dcbIKvlw

It is an awesome short, but it is after all a Pixar short.
I would hardly call that Forgotten.
Ill give you a couple:
FernGully: The Last Rainforest (CG vehicles)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pBczHcahPOE
Quest for Camelot(CG Ink & Paint, 3D environments)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UV5k...&feature=fvwrel
Cats Don't Dance Trailer (CG Ink & Paint)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J4SLVwTzjGI

and for really obscure:
How about Animalympics ?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m3ydZU1QWiI
or The Last Unicorn
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t-UpwWauZ50
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Old 10-14-2012, 01:49 PM   #5
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How about the Adventures of Mark Twain-- the clay animated film by Will Vinton (California Raisins)

Pretty rare for a full length clay animated film though I remember it getting a fair bit of press.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q29CmMHSQ3M
 
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