Gouache paint, mixed with glycerin was used to paint under the camera on a lit glass surface. Every transformation of the image was photographed with the camera, while the animation process was controlled directly directly on the computer screen with stop motion software. The participants were supposed to make their own films after an introduction and some practice. The class was held by Michaela Müller.
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Michaela Müller was born in St. Gallen, Switzerland. She graduated with an MA in Animation and New Media from the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb, Croatia and holds a diploma as drawing and crafts teacher from the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts. Müller’s multiple awarded animated films, “Miramare” (2009) and “Airport” (2017), were screened at countless international film festivals such as the Cannes Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, DOK Leipzig, Slamdance, etc. and have both won the Swiss Film Award for Animation.
Organizer: Białystok Cultural Centre – “GAG” Film Discussion Club / High School of Arts in Supraśl
Co-organizer: Embassy of Switzerland in Poland