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Who is Banksy?

Music Video / Film

Posted by Eliza Williams, 8 December 2010, 16:52    Permalink    Comments (15)

Aardman Animations created this cute little animation for the Encounters Festival in Bristol. The film plays on the mystery that surrounds the identity of one of the city's most famous sons: Banksy...

The film was created by Aardman director and animator Chopsy, and was commissioned by the Encounters Festival for the Grafitti Animation section, appropriately enough.

 

15 Comments

Very nice, but it would've impacted more had the punchline not been in the title of the video.
Jon Bennett
2010-12-08 19:42:38


Very cute.
Nancy
2010-12-09 01:50:30


^^Agreed. Could've morph-ed the banksy! Metamorphosed, it.
Adam Smith
2010-12-09 22:56:13


What a stupid title!
Luke
2010-12-10 13:34:05


Tony Hart would be livid...
ambientcreative
2010-12-10 13:47:24


Loved it. Aardman and a certain al fresco artist should team and do a film me thinks.
Chris keegan
2010-12-10 16:27:24


Would have been even funnier if he turned out to be Gromit!
Max Scratchmann
2010-12-10 17:18:30


Being an urban bear Paddington thought he'd try his hand at street art . . .
barry macey
2010-12-10 18:40:37


HA pretty nice. I wondered what happened Morph.
stripeyhorse
2010-12-12 18:15:10


Aardman and a certain al fresco artist should team and do a film me thinks.
Martin Varesio
2010-12-15 19:37:55


'The film was created by...Chopsy...' and watched by Twatsy, Arsey, and Shitesy.
Curator
2010-12-20 06:03:18


Banksy is the voice within.
Graphic Design Manchester
2010-12-22 08:57:05


Cute film, but also a little disappointed by the gag be given away in the title.
Tom Richards
2011-01-11 10:32:13


Loved it! :)
Emmie
2011-02-03 19:42:27


So you think if we found Banksy, handed him a ton of cash, he might make us an advert for one of our many clients. His images are so iconic, we'd pay him handsomely! Will someone give us his address?
CHEETHAMBELL JWT
2012-04-19 10:57:47


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