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3D animated short film "dogmatism" brief
Type: humor, satire, animated short film.
Time: 5’58”
Style:3D Water Ink animation.
Theme: adapted from the Chinese ancient fable story.
Story content: A man named Zheng was an ancient scholar, he followed the ancestors’ instructions to be very frugal. Shoes should not be throw away until they are worn out. But one day, his shoes were broken by a dog. He finally got a good reason to buy a pair of new shoes. In shoe store, he forgot the shoes size, then he run back home to fetch the ruler. Buy when he got back to the shoe store it was been closed, for it was too late. He was very disappointed. Someone asked him why not measure the new shoes with his own feet ? He said: "My feet is used to walk, the ruler is used to measure. I believe the ruler more than my feet." This story satirizes people like scholar Zheng, who is stubborn, clinging to the dogma and don’t know versatility.

  • yanmei Gao
  • yun He
  • yanmei Gao
  • xiaoli Bu
    Key Cast
  • hui Ma
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    5 minutes 58 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    December 31, 2015
  • Production Budget:
    108,000 USD
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Director Biography - yanmei Gao

Northeast Normal University fine arts department undergraduate, majoring in traditional Chinese painting in the Northeast Normal University Fine Arts Department of art education in Tsinghua University, visiting scholar of Academy of Fine Arts

The teachers of Beijing Institute of Graphic Communication of art and Design Department of animation, master's tutor, main research direction: three-dimensional animation, digital animation China calligraphy, painting and other China.

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