Short film produced to conclude a sermon series called “Marriage: Why Bother?” at Port City Community Church–find out more about the series at portcitychurch.org
More information about the video:
Producer: Mike Paschal
Direction, Illustration, and Animation by Jesse Bond
Illustration and Titles by Rachael Dowdy
Additional Illustration by Stephen Eyles
Produced by Port City Community Church – portcitychurch.org
Inspired by “the Mysterious Geographic Explorations of Jasper Morello,” ( youtube.com/watch?v=vORsKyopHyM ) “The Invention of Love,” ( vimeo.com/22275870 ) and the many historic works of Lotte Reiniger ( youtube.com/watch?v=KxkIGXVwZTM ), who pioneered the silhouette animation medium.
Many free vector illustration resources were also used for this film, too numerous to mention–props to vecteezy.com and all-silhouettes.com among others!
Animated in Adobe After Effects CS5.5 for Mac using Nicolas Dufresne’s amazing free DUIK character rigging tools – vimeo.com/7872163