INFINITUDE - Mixed Media, 5.5 mins.
Infinitude is a meditation on the cosmic evolution of matter and energy over time. Experimental filmmaking techniques such as time-lapse, high-speed, and stop-motion photography were used to photograph handmade props, fluid dynamics, and angular momentum. Infinitude is a handmade representation of the exponential growth of complexity in the cosmos.
A stop-motion animated film that illustrates the artistic journey of a camera throughs the trials of making an animated film. The entire film was shot frame by frame using a DSLR camera. Winner: Best Short Film, Edmonton International Film Festival Best Animation, Canadian International Film Festival Stop-motion animation, 9 mins., 35mm, HD, S16 Created in 2008. New music added in 2011. Written, Directed, Animated by Scott Portingale Music by the Polyjesters.