Monday, May 10, 2010

Nike 'Wayang'

An unusual piece of shadow animation has popped up in my weekly google alert.

Simon Cassels and Justin Blampied, the creators of this 'Spec piece' - a proposed ad for Nike - discuss being inspired by wayang kulit's clean and straightforward storytelling capacities (see

1 comment:

Office of the Cultural Liaisons said...

We have one puppet here of a prison guard. He wears Nike shoes which one can see emblem on his feet.
So 'inspiration' can work both ways