AU Class
AU Class
class - AU

Inside The Boxtrolls: The Hybrid of Stop-Motion and Visual Effects in LAIKA's Third Feature Film

Share this class
Search for keywords in videos, presentation slides and handouts:


    Oregon-based LAIKA is a renowned animation studio that has inspired audiences with an unprecedented visual artistry. Animators breathe life into meticulously hand-crafted puppets on handmade sets. Visual effects artists seamlessly enhance performances with cutting-edge technologies. This unparalleled fusion of stop-motion and computer graphics has garnered the studio two Oscar nominations and worldwide acclaim. In this session, Mark Shapiro will discuss the upcoming feature The Boxtrolls, using rarely seen images and timelapses. Production puppets will be on display.

    Key Learnings

    • Get a behind-the-scenes look at the visual effects for a major motion picture