Terra (aka. Battle for Terra) (2007)

– an opinion

Directed by Aristomenis Tsirbas. With Evan Rachel Wood, Luke Wilson, Justin Long, Chad Allen. A peaceful alien planet faces annihilation, as the homeless remainder of the human race sets its eyes on Terra. Mala, a rebellious Terrian teenager, will do everything she can to stop it.

Source: Terra (2007) – IMDb

review: 2/10

Do you feel peaceful?

26 January 2019

Do you remember any of the movies you saw, where the evil aliens invaded, and the heroic Earthling tried to forge a pact, but the evil aliens went right ahead anyway, but Earth won the day, and the Aliens lost big?

Do you remember scripts that turned it upside down, where the benevolent and peaceful aliens came to Earth only to be killed and maimed, but one of the aliens got through to one of the poor misled Earthlings and managed via a totally unconnected civilian to stop the bloodshed and forge a lasting peace? Continue reading “Terra (aka. Battle for Terra) (2007)”

Head space – Jake Fried’s “The Deep End”

Animators, I salute you!


The Deep End from Jake Fried on Vimeo.
Materials: Ink, white-out and coffee on paper.

I had to watch it several times, one frame advanced at a time to properly see the iterations, & to avoid a beginning seasickness due to the slightly jarring images. Total effect is as Analog as it gets. I love it.

Watch more at his homebase, inkwood.net. But man, he is only just getting started! 😀