Master's thesis | Media Design

Seventh Art & Animation

Lotte Reiniger as a reference in a current cut-out animation project

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Throughout its history animated film has produced numerous techniques and forms. This thesis focuses on cut-out animation and its characteristics. In the process it especially focuses on the works and creations of the silhouette animation pioneer Lotte Reiniger. The comparison of different presentation processes should reveal the potential of this technique, and provide insight into this multifaceted sector.