Posts tagged: video
Brad Rohloff, accompanied by Tyson Torstensen on the Hammond organ and Ross Bradley on slide show and extra vocals, and with the assistance of Lyra Hill, Jared Larson, and Emma Rand, performed his comic There is No Love for a Lonely Soul in an inflatable ghost costume, screaming the monologue (of a born ghost desperate to kill the human he loves) while smoke filled the room, and brandishing sparklers to encourage the audience in chants of “MURDER” and “DEATH IS REAL” at BRAIN FRAME 16 on January 25th, 2014.
Carrie Vinarsky coordinated her outfit with her mantra comic Fried Cool Aid, a glowing, glittery tract for artists lost in the figurative woods, performing the meditations with primal power and the help of Lauren Anderson and a ghostly Brett Manning at BRAIN FRAME 16 on January 25th, 2014.
Jessica Campbell, in the style of an investigative police report cast in comedy gold, dismantled her future bed room piece by piece until, in a disturbing twist, the manic meta-subject emerged at BRAIN FRAME 16 on January 25th, 2014.
Tyrell Cannon, accompanied by Chad Nannenga, walked in circles around the giant wooden backboard holding his over-sized, hand drawn comic Simon: Piece, methodically advancing, with each revolution, his character’s actions through drawing, folding, and pasting on new panels at BRAIN FRAME 16 on January 25th, 2014.
Yaloopop first introduced the work of Korean cartoonist and animator Cutbu, showing two short videos featuring many powerful butts, following this with the debut of her own yelping song and animated gif dance, I Am Bubble Bubble Am I at BRAIN FRAME 16 on January 25, 2014.
Lori Felker and Jared Larson, in the name of their thought experiment Life Begins at Conceptual, teamed up to invent and present the game show Let’s Be Drawmatic, wherein Lori issued instructions to Jared, who drew shapes, as directed, then tried to guess the subject of his illustration (unless the audience guessed first) while Tyson Torstensen accompanied on the Hammond organ at BRAIN FRAME 16 on January 25th, 2014.
Gina Wynbrandt, with assistance from J Poulos, debuted her comic Someone Please Have Sex With Me, chronicling her desperately horny past, present, and future at Brain Frame 15 on November 16th, 2013.
William Bacarella debuted his dreamy animatic-animation Squid City, scaling an infinite skyscraper and periodically peering inside at the silhouetted lives of troubled tenants, while Tyson Torstensen improvised live accompaniment on the B3 Hammond organ at Brain Frame 15 on November 16th, 2013.
Manual Cinema, the shadow-puppetry-silhouette-performance-collective, debuted a new experiment in repetitive memory manipulation and the sensory experiences preceding important revelations at Brain Frame 15 on November 16th, 2013.
Chris Sullivan, animator, performer, and professor, knit together stills and short sequences from an upcoming feature about a young woman’s experience in therapy and the academic presentation of her doctor’s research, accompanied by Bob Levy and Marina Ivanova reading in English and Russian, respectively, and culminating cyclically with a wistful mandolin requiem at Brain Frame 15 on November 16th, 2013.