Vant 'Karma Seeker' by Gemma Yin Taylor
Make sure you full-screen this one! Animator and director Gemma Yin Taylor has created some awesome, raw visuals in this high-powered video for Vant's Karma Seeker.
Combining pattern, text and photography, the video's visual style was influenced by the cut-and-paste aesthetic of homemade music fanzines of the 80's and 90's. The video was created using rostrum camera stop-motion and doesn't rely on digital post-production effects, with each of its 2,700 frames created by hand using collage and illustration techniques.
Designed to have a schizophrenic feel, the performance builds up from a more spacious monochrome look to an ultra-layered, frenzied madness in it's darker scenes.
|Director||Gemma Yin Taylor|
|Production Manager||Stephanie Paeplow|
|1st AD||Lina Remeikaite|
|Director of Photography||Paul Mackay|
|Focus Puller||Daniel Kolditz|
|2nd AC||Catalina Velez|
|Editor||Gemma Yin Taylor|
|VFX||Gemma Yin Taylor|
|Animation||Gemma Yin Taylor|
|Production Assistant||Precious Mahaga|
|Animation Assistant||Jenny Lundmark|
|Animation Assistant||Sophie Charles|
|Animation Assistant||Jen Lee|
|Other credits||Runner: Tiago Petrica Catering: Scott Patterson INTERN: Vi Tatran|
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