Animating in your spare time is nice because it doesn’t cost any money. You don’t have to deal with actors, and all it takes is some free time. Okay, a lot of free time. It’s clear that my animations are what people get the most out of on Youtube, so I suggest checking them out first.
These are mostly sketches written and produced for Emerson Comedy Workshop. Sketch is my favorite format for student film making because it’s incredibly hard to be pretentious when all you’re doing is trying to make people laugh. In that respect, ECW is perhaps the least pretentious Emerson comedy troop. During my time there, we were known for gross and shock humor. We were the troop that would do or say anything. This may sound like easy comedy, but it allowed us to really experiment with comedy and take risks.
And now for the seedy underbelly of student filmmaking. View these as more of a catalogue of the student learning process. Many of these are meerly exercizes in the use of camera and editing. That said, my mother feels they show great promise.