Matt Frost & Stewart Harvey are both recent graduates from Arts University College at Bournemouthall. Both share the same goal of starting up their own animation studio. They recently participated in an animation competition by Red Bull called Canimation. They submitted a short 43 second animation using hand drawn techniques within Adobe Photoshop as well as Adobe After Effects.
The competition closed on the 30th of November and the top ten from each genre (CGI, Stop motion and Drawn) are being considered by judges to win.
They have both worked on a few graduate films, both specialising in 2D. They both worked together on a short film called ‘Perdus’ Directed by Mark de Winton-Gilbert, which is now up an award at the Bristol Encounters 17th International film festival. The 3rd year had Matt working on a film that used 2d and stop motion. This film was called ‘a life well seasoned’ directed by Daniel Riley. This film has been shortlisted for BAA 2011 and Euroshorts, also came runner up at Chitrakatha.
They have also been involved with Beakus animation studio working on a feature next year about Monty Pythons Graham Chapman.
Their film is embedded below: