Collaborative Duncan of Jordanstone Degree Show project. Led by Fraser Murdoch. Check out the development shown here..

Thursday, 22 August 2013

Ickle Film Festival

I am pleased to inform, whomever may still have an eye on this blog, that 'My City' has been selected to be screened at Dundee's own Ickle Film Festival.

More information to follow... If you 'Follow' the blog. Do you follow?

The image links to the webpage for the festival. Please make your way along to see My City (if you haven't already seen it) and others between 12-15 September 2013.

Wednesday, 6 June 2012

THE FINAL Picture: 'My City' (2012)

The Actual, Like Actual, FINAL film..

137 posts of suspense. And on "Post 138: The FINAL Picture: 'My City (2012)" is your relief.
So, without any further ado, I present to you (you know the score) that final film (with the score.. and everything..):


Director, Producer, Storyboarder, Production manager/co-ordinator - Fraser Murdoch.

Concept origination - Fraser Murdoch, Michael MacDonald.

Script Writer - Fraser Murdoch.

Character Designs - Fraser Murdoch with help from Lauren Knight; Lynsey Schaschke.

Building Designs - Fraser Murdoch, Sarah Dargie (drawn only), with some help from Erin Ireland.

3D Modelling - Fraser Murdoch; David Gorman; Michael MacDonald; Bartek Lech; Daniel McCance.

Graphics - Dale Duncan; Sarah Dargie.

Texturing - Fraser Murdoch.

2D Key Animation - Fraser Murdoch; Lynsey Schaschke.

2D Inbetweening - Nuria Valdeon, Robbie Sivewright, Gary Welsh, Gary Spiers, Rebecca Paton, Rossie Stone.

2D Clean-Ups - Freya Allen.

2D Colouring - Laura McNaughton, Scott Sutherland, Slava Lawson, Stephanie Flynn, Michael Webster.

3D Animation - Fraser Murdoch, Daniel McCance.

3D Visual Effects - Fraser Murdoch, David Gorman.

2+1/2D Visual Effects - Fraser Murdoch.

Compositing - Fraser Murdoch.

Music - Michael 'Basil' Broome, Fionnlagh Ballantine, Dale Duncan, Kenny Watson.

Sound - James Alexander, Ronan Quigley, Robert McQueen.

Voice-over - Brian Cox.

Live Action - Fraser Murdoch, Iain McLachlan.

Cinematography/filming - Fraser Murdoch, Peter Reed, James Alexander.

Most others - Fraser Murdoch and Level 4 Animation Duncan of Jordanstone 2011/12.

Thanks - Caelan Taggart, Jamie Ingram, Wayne Thomas, Chris Rowlands, Anne-Marie Bottoms, Kieran Duncan, Mark Grossi, Finlay Pearston, Maureen Murdoch, John Murdoch, Catharine McGinn, Bernard McGinn...

Wednesday, 23 May 2012

A Showreel

I say 'A Showreel' because there are so many ways to edit these things. Anyway, manyway, this is the 'A Showreel' I write of:..

Fraser Murdoch, obviously..

Monday, 21 May 2012

Vimeo Video

If you are looking at the blog having been at the Degree Show, and are looking for the film here, please send me an email and I can see about giving you details to view the video online as it is privately uploaded at the moment.. Thanks.

If you are simply waiting, the final film will be available in the fairly near future..

Fraser Murdoch

Saturday, 12 May 2012

'Making Of' Interviews

This is not a post about how to make interviews..

Seen as the final Making Of is so heavily cut, I thought I would upload the more full versions of some of the interviews in the run up to the Degree Show..

Michael 'Munkz' MacDonald (Idea Originator, 3D modellor):

Lynsey Schaschke (Character designer, 2D key animator):

Daniel "DMC" McCance (3D modellor, 3D animator):

Thursday, 3 May 2012

Finished Premiere Postiere

Okay, it's not a Postwoman. Sorry for building you up with the title..

It's a poster for the film, and, well, here it is. Touched it up, and I can leave it there and say 'it is finished'. Now onto all of that other stuff which is underway but not yet finished..

Remember, 18th-27th of May 2012. Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, Perth Road, Dundee.

Wednesday, 2 May 2012

Thoughts On Poster So Far?

Still to paint up the hand, render higher res' version of newspaper image...