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Some tips for writers here, too. You can find the inspiring story of an animation here … http://courseofmirrors.wordpress.com/story-of-an-animation/    
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I recently visited the Walt Disney Family Museum in the Presidio in San Francisco with my daughter. I recommend the museum to kids of all ages.  While walking through the museum, I learned to appreciate Disney's innovative accomplishments as much as his creative works. He was constantly...
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I doubt either Kafka (or myself) could have come up with this wild a and bizarre animation on behalf of of the charity Good Books International. However, I will speak on behalf of both of us and recommend it as a hoot. We have no fear and loathing for gigantic insects...
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Here it is. Take fifteen minutes and seven seconds with some popcorn and watch! * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore (2011)The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Adzywe9xeIU&feature=related  
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I want to announce a new column MAD SCIENCE over on Michael Davis World, every Wednesday I will be espousing my thoughts and ideas right here: http://mdwp.malibulist.com/2012/01/hungry-like-the-wolf-by-danny-donovan... Follow me on twitter and facebook for constant updates of the column. I suppose...
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  Hemingway on ‘Family Guy’: 6 Famous Authors Animated by Gabe Habash         The latest blog-of-the-moment is The Lisa Simpson Book Club, a Tumblr that catches every single book and writer that has ever appeared on The Simpsons. But this great blog got us thinking...
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Perhaps this animation is a tad thin on facts (Kafka would never consider himself a German). However it is a - well - an interpretation of waking up one morning and  . . .   * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * http://www.clusterflock.org/2011/09/franz-kafka-rock-opera.html
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      Hot off the Grill: Match Ignites Onion, MarriageFor our new Single Sentence Animation, J. Robert Lennon has chosen a sentence from his story “Hibachi” that depicts a turning point in Phillip and Evangeline’s marriage: the night she reveals she is one furious Hibachi master. The...
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    DVD Review: 'Franz Kafka's A Country Doctor & Other Fantastic Films by Koji Yamamura'By: Simon Abrams Though Koji Yamamura knowingly appropriates and incorporates the hallmark style of artists like Salvador Dali, the Brothers Quay and Franz Kafka into his revelatory short films, his style...
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. . . as bodies are stretched and inflated to create the appearance of an off-kilter perspective. This is also evident in the surreal Kafka adaptation. Removing the surrounding prose from "The Country Doctor" for his 2007 film, Yamamura exposes the odd skeletal structure at its core....