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Daniel Greaves' 'Mr. Plastimime' - A Claymation Short Film

A project in London, United Kingdom by Tandem Films

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The latest film by Oscar™ winning director Daniel Greaves. It uses a combination of techniques and features comedy, romance and drama.
Backers: 472
Average Pledge Per Backer: £73

Funded: £34,500 of £33,450
Dates: Mar 19th -> Apr 26th (39 days)
Project By: Tandem Films
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Latest News


April 26th - via:
Last night, just as we were all preparing to leave the studio, WE REACHED OUR TARGET!! Nearly 24 hours before our deadline. Amazing. We were literally speechless! (No pun intended - Okay, may be a little bit) When we started the day we still had... (Read More)


April 24th - via:
Hello Backers!We’re nearly at the end of the campaign and have less than 42 hours to go!! Scary stuff!! But we’re believers of fate and timing and was lucky enough to attend a fantastic Kickstarter networking event in London’s Shoreditch... (Read More)

We've made FRONT PAGE news!!

April 17th - via:
We made front page news!! To be able to zoom in, please click here Well, with the lack of press picking up our story, we had too!! At this stage of our campaign, we would REALLY appreciate any extra help our backers can give the campaign by sharing... (Read More)

A passionate dance. Passionate about animation!

April 12th - via:
Firstly, a huge THANK YOU to all of our backers! We really appreciate the support and have been very encouraged by the interest in the film. Film making is a roller coaster ride and we're very excited to share the journey with you all. Here’s a... (Read More)

How we build the puppets...

April 9th - via:
We wanted to show you want goes in to the making of the plasticine puppets, so here’s a little video that shows a snippet of the hard work involved... Although the video features our lead animator, Steve Edge, the majority of the puppets were made... (Read More)

Eek! We're halfway through the campaign!

April 4th - via:
Hello! This weekend will we will reach the half way mark on our campaign schedule, and we have just over a third of the money pledged. We have been assured that all campaigns have a dip in the middle, but we would be lying if we hadn’t been... (Read More)

Check out the Special Kickstarter Backer Thank You Poster!

April 3rd - via:
We have just added the 'Special Kickstarter Backer Thank You!' poster design to our campaign page. This will be personalized and signed by Daniel Greaves for all the £30+ pledge backers... More reward updates to follow! Thanks to Katie Marcus for... (Read More)

Rewards - A visual breakdown

April 2nd - via:
We've listed out how the rewards are broken down for each pledge and hope this is useful to see what you get for helping our project.  We still have a long way to go and would really appreciate your help in spreading the word about our campaign any... (Read More)

Message from Steve Edge (Animator)

March 26th - via:
Hi Everyone! So, we're one week in to our campaign and have raised just under 25% of our target. We've been extremely encouraged by the response so far, but we still have a long way to go!  STEVE EDGE, the stop motion animator who has been involved... (Read More)

Happy World Mime Day!

March 22nd - via:
Today marks the 90th birth anniversary of mime maestro Marcel Marceau, also observed as the 'World Mime Day' all over the globe. To celebrate, we thought we'd bring you the behind the scenes from the reference shoot we held with mime artist, Stuart... (Read More)

First Teaser Released!

March 21st - via:
We have just released the first Mr. Plastimime teaser! Let us know what you think. If you LIKE please SHARE!  (Read More)

Skwigly publish interview with Daniel Greaves

March 20th - via:
The lovely Steve Henderson at Skwigly magazine has just published an interview with Dan, where he discusses the making of Mr. Plastimime.  (Read More)

Wow! What a start!

March 19th - via:
Less than 12 hours since the launch and we have already raised over £6,400 - that's amazing! Dan says... "Wow! Thank you so much for everyone who has pledged so far! It's very exciting! I'm speechless,.. which is quite appropriate really :)"  (Read More)

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