BoxTrolls: Behind-the-Scenes Look at Stop-Motion Animation!

BoxTrolls: Behind-the-Scenes Look at Stop-Motion Animation! 6:30 p.m. February 26 at the Speakeasy Theater and Grand Vacation Community Center Hopeful Room  6:30 p.m. February 27 at the Skyline Cinema Theater The Breckenridge Film Festival is pleased to expand its year-round programming with a behind-the-scenes look at stop-motion animation, the technique behind the creation of 2015 Academy Award nominee “The BoxTrolls” and its sister film, “Coraline.” Producer Mark Shapiro will bring puppets, sets and an audio-visual presentation to Breckenridge and Dillon during his two-day stay in Summit County for an odyssey into film education unlike any other. Stop-motion animation is a cinematic process, or technique, used to make static objects appear as if they were moving. It is commonly used in Claymation and puppet-based animation. Much like a picture flip-book, stop-motion animation employs objects that are [...]