Michael Kennedy

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Inspired by abstract animation and experimental storytelling in mainstream cinema, My practice currently involves appropriating and essentially 'cutting up' images and sounds to create work that has recently been on display at Birmingham Museum And Art Gallery and Flatpack Film festival as well as strengthening and informing my existing comics practice.

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Flatpack Unpacked Festival

Four animated stings for Flatpack Film Festival and its sister festival, Flatpack Unpacked. made digitally and with print techniques like Risograph. I also designed and screen printed T-shirts. In collaboration with Rope Press. www.ropepress.org.uk

 

Flatpack unpacked stings from Michael Kennedy on Vimeo.

 

Flatpack UNPACKED Ident from Michael Kennedy on Vimeo.

 

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Moving Sketches

Animations. Sound by Brusied Skies. Films produced over the course of a year as part of my practice in using cut ups to originate and develop stories. All three were on display at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery as part of the 'Hundreds and Thousands' exhibition.

 

Still image collage film from Michael Kennedy on Vimeo.

 

THE BALLAD KING from Michael Kennedy on Vimeo.

Carry Me from Michael Kennedy on Vimeo.

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Blood

Stop watching tv. Experimental animation. Imagery sourced and collated over the course of a year, Rotoscoping over handrawn animation, Live action footage and found imagery.

 

BLOOD from Michael Kennedy on Vimeo.

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Showreel

Showreel Michael Kennedy from Michael Kennedy on Vimeo.

 

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