Animation: Dip n’Dance

Published On July 10, 2014 | By Joe Gordon | Animation, Film TV & Theatre

Hugo Cierzniak’s Dip N’Dance is a delightful romp of a short animated movie – a rather vain man has his designer home not just exactly as he likes it (everything in its place) but fully automated (everything at his command, instantly), and you just know that this level of control freakery is going to end in tears. Both the robotic devices in the home and the slapstick humour are reminiscent of those wonderfully inventive 1930s and 40s cartoons crossed with a dash, perhaps of Ian Gibson’s early Robo-Hunter mechanical madness:

And there’s also a short making-of video about the film too:

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Joe Gordon
Joe Gordon is ForbiddenPlanet.co.uk's chief blogger, which he set up in 2005. Previously, he was professional bookseller for over 12 years as well as a lifelong reader and reviewer, especially of comics and science fiction works.

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