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Paper Stop Motion Test

I have been getting into stop motion animation lately. I am even incorporating it into my documentary thesis.
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Everything comes to an end

After 100 days of online fundraising on indiegogo, I raised $2,330! I did not reach my goal but the whole experience was wonderful. I never realized I had so much support.

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ONCE AGAIN Online Fundraiser

I just launched an online fundraiser on Indiegogo to help raise money for my film, ONCE AGAIN, which is a short documentary recalling the my own personal struggles with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, told through live action footage, home movies, and animation. The goal is $5,500 in 90 days which is both daunting and very tangible.
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The 2011 OCD Animation Festival

The 2011 OCD Animation Festival took place Friday July 29, from 1:30pm – 3:30pm San Diego, CA at the 18th Annual International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Conference. The films were scouted and organized by John Spottswood Moore and the program was coordinated by Fred Penzel, PhD. The event went off with a hitch. The films played to a packed house.
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18th Annual IOCDF Conference’s OCD Animation Festival

The 18th Annual International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Conference takes place in San Diego, CA this year from July 29 – 31. Since 1993, the Annual Conference has been the only national meeting focused solely on Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and OC related disorders. The unique event allows people with OCD and their loved ones to experience the latest OCD information alongside the mental health professionals who care for them.

Over 1,000 attendees are expected to attend in San Diego, CA for this year’s conference. The conference will feature more than 100 presentations, workshops, and seminars as well as nearly two dozen support groups. The presenters include some of the most experienced and knowledgeable clinicians and researchers in the field, as well as people with OCD and family members who are willing to share their story.
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OCD Showcase Update

Hey Folks, John Moore here, curator of the OCD showcase. Just writing each one of you with an update on the event. Everything is going as planned, all films are burnt to the screening disc and will be viewed in good old San Diego on the 29th. First, let me just express my deepest thanks for your contribution to this event. I have already received many messages from people who say they cannot wait to see the films.
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On Story | Untitled Moon Project

If you aren’t in Austin to watch Untitled Moon Project on KLRU’s On Story then you can check it out here.
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United Moon Project Continues to Screen

Untitled Moon Project will be screening at the 2011 San Antonio Film Festival, Thursday, June 23 (EVENING) 6 pm – 11pm San Antonio Museum of Art – Auditorium. UMP will also be showing on Austin’s PBS Station, KLRU’s ON STORY: PRESENTED BY AUSTIN FILM FESTIVAL, June 18, 2011 at 7:30pm: Episode 10.
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Just Us Chickens

Erin Randall, filmmaker and friend, asked me to animate her titles for her MFA thesis film Just Us Chickens. Not only am I doing the titles in Adobe After Effects, I’m also animating a small scene in Adobe Flash at the end, before the end credits, where two chickens kiss.
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Yarn Graffiti Doc Indiegogo

We just launched our online fundraiser for the Yarn Graffiti Documentary on Indiegogo. Please go to check it out, donate, and help us spread the word.
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About John

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  • John Spottswood Moore is an animator, a filmmaker and a film enthusiast that has a BA from University of North Carolina in Creative Writing & Film Studies and a MFA from the University of Texas at Austin in Film & Animation Production.

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