French animator Ghislain Avrillon’s short film “Galileo” is a bonifide hit with Channel Frederator Fans! Here is a quick interview with the filmmaker about his work.
Channel Frederator: Where did you study animation?
Ghislain Avrillon: I learned animation and art at the Pivaut School in Nantes (France). My studies lasted 4 years, but only the last two were animation.
Galileo is the result of the last year. Six months of hard personal work.
CF: What gave you the idea for “Galileo”?
GA: I love poetry and the idea of freedom. This mentality orientated my choices for the scenario and graphic world. I heard a beautiful comment about Galileo : “A Modern Icarus”. Icarus has ever been a beautiful dream to me.
CF: What influences your style the most?
GA: Hmmm… I’m very interested in illustrator’s digital work. I want to approach a traditional result with digital tools.
CF: Are you working on anything new you can tell us about?
GA: I’m working on many personal [Read more…]