Thu 14 Oct
In 1981 animator Mike Patterson made this remarkable short student film in which thousands of hand-drawn cells were combined to create a distinctive animation style. Warner Brothers records hooked up the Norwegian pop trio A-Ha with Patterson, and together they created one of the earliest and most influential gems of the music video form. If you’re not familiar with the video I’m talking about, don’t worry. It was a long, long time ago. John Nack has the short film and a link to a BBC article here.