Scissor Beats Paper

Animated Shorts; Interdisciplinary Collaborations

Chris Armitage
Chris Christeson
Jedrik Eliasen
Mike Ford
Kevin Johnsen
Tim Spicuzza
Eric Stegmoller

Maria Palazzi, Design
Rick Parent, CSE 

In this animated short an unfair game of rock-paper-scissors launches an epic battle between two armies. The heroes begin a duel to the death, but just before paper finishes off rock the war is ended from an unsuspected source!

This film was completed in the Animation Production course at ACCAD. Students from the design department collaborated with computer science & engineering students to create procedural elements in the animation.




Completed in 2006.