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All Animation Posts

5 months ago by jepchumba

The Curse of the Sad Mummy: Short Animation Film by Shy the Sun

The latest animated project by award wining South African Animation studio Shy the Sun. The short film was created...

1 year ago by jepchumba

ABC of Xhosa Names Illustrated

Xhosa Names and Meanings in a series of animated ect by South African graphic designer and illustrator Thandiwe Tshabalala....

1 year ago by jepchumba

Monrovia animated: GIFs that portray daily life in Liberia

“Monrovia animated”, created by François Beaurain plays with the topology of the urban landscape and with its inhabitants who become a...

1 year ago by jepchumba

Interview with the Makers of Outcasts of Jupiter

It has been a while since we last caught up with Shofela Coker. Tell us about the Coker CoOp....

1 year ago by jepchumba

Experiment in Movement: Animation by Toyin Odutola

I was so exhausted from having to draw out each of the sketches, scan them, upload them and finally...

2 years ago by jepchumba

Moustapha Alassane: Father of African Animation

Moustapha Alassane is hailed as the father of African animation. Born in 1942 in N’Dougou Niger, Alassane is one...

2 years ago by Johanna

Moshanyana

Moshanyana (2013) is part of a three film sequence entitled Journey To The Centre of Capricorn directed by Rui Tenreiro, a Mozambican author, illustrator...

2 years ago by jepchumba

3D Kenyan Parliament

3D claymation renders of the Kenyan Parliament building by Kenyan digital artist Bushido Brian.

2 years ago by jepchumba

Whimsical African Inspired Gifs

These fanciful animated gifs were created by Melbourne based designer Hilary Faye.  Can’t help but love these collaged gifs.  

2 years ago by jepchumba

Signatures: Gyimah Gariba

In the very first episode of “SIGNATURES”, animator and illustrator Gyimah Gariba speaks on his early influences, inspirations and...