Andrea Love is an independent Pacific Northwest director and self-taught animator, specializing in stop motion. Based in Port Townsend, WA she runs a full service animation studio from her basement. Her work has been screened at film festivals around the country including the Tribeca Film Festival and the LA Shorts Fest.
Her Cooking with Wool piece took three days to film; 1.5 days for sets and props, 1 day of animating and a half day for sound effects and post production. She repositions and matches her hand each time to the previous frame to perfection.
Märten Ajne uses his knowledge as a mathematician and a highly-trained ear to recreationally skate on extremely thin ice for pleaure. Ajne can actually calculate how thick the ice is by listening to the sound it makes when he glides across it.