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Fictional Favorites – Favorite Movie Ending – the Epilogue from “The Boxtrolls”

Stop-motion is my favorite genre of animation. Above all others, from conception to creation, it shows the humanity of the people making the movie. Even at it’s cleanest, most professional level, there is still a roughness to the characters and world that cannot be entirely emulated in CGI animation. Even with the assistance computers bring to the medium and the time saved with 3d printing, it’s the fact that the whole world still needs to be built and that the characters are still painstakingly animated frame-by-frame, that makes a Stop-motion picture unique.

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