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Cartoon Brew Pick

‘Dark Noir’ by Rafael Grampá

“My name is Vincent Black and I can see things other people can’t.” Created for Absolut Vodka’s “Next Frame.”

Making-of video:

Written and Directed by Rafael Grampá
Animation Studio: Red Knuckles
Director of Photography: Red Knuckles
Red Knuckles Creative Directors: Mario Ucci and Rick Thiele
Producer: Monica Domanska
Character designer: Rafael Grampá
Lead Animator: Lucas Vigroux
3D Animators: Giovanni Braggio, Scott Beharrell Bono, Chris Whyte, Magali Barbe, Florian Mounié, Martyn Smith
2D Animators: Adrien Gromelle, Stephen Vuillemin, Jonathan Djob Nkondo, Alice Bissonnet, Duncan Gist, Giovanni Braggio
Technical Director: Maïckel Pasta
Lighting TD: Patrick Krafft
Environment Modelling: Florent Rousseau
Mattepaintings: Manuel Dischinger, Ian McQue, One Pixel Brush
Lead Storyboard Artist: Rafael Grampá
Storyboard Artists: Luciano Salles, Duncan Gist
Editor: Seamus Masterson
Production Company: Jimmy Lee Amsterdam
Producer: Justin Townsend
Voice of Vincent Black: Doug Cockle
Voice of Madaleana Proud: Ajit Sandhu
Music & Sound Company: Wake the Town
Sound Engineer & Music Composer: Paul Sumpter
Music Company: Croacia
Music Composer: Marcio Chavemarin
‘Paper Bones’: Written and performed by Mike Ghost
Based on the original story and characters created by Rafael Grampá.

(Thanks, Tony Mora)