Bird’s commentary on thoughtful storytelling accompanies footage from his and other animated films. He lauds restraint and emotional connections over nonstop frenetic pacing for the sake of action.
Thomas Balmès shares advice for aspiring filmmakers near the end — actually advice from a Russian director and friend.
This is Birmingham, and we have lots to see and do. Whether or not you’re coming to our conference, get out this Friday evening for fun and mischief.
Could we have a successful template for our storytelling purposes? Can we get away with being by the book all the time like James Bond?