'Kaghati' Teaser | Indonesian Animated Short Film
Teaser and breakdowns for our Indonesian animated short film Kaghati! A young girl visits her grandfather’s home in rural Indonesia for the first time, and through exploring her cultural roots and the kite-maker’s craft, they discover a new, exciting way to connect.
A young girl visits her grandfather’s home in rural Indonesia for the first time, and through exploring her cultural roots and the kite-maker’s craft, they discover a new, exciting way to connect.
Our full team:
Amanda Jayapurna (Co-director, Lighting Lead, Look Development, Storyboards, Asset Modeling, Production Coordination, Rendering), Stanley Soendoro (Co-director, Animation Lead, Layout, Asset Modeling, Rigging, Props Technical Animation, Production Coordination), Nathan Huseth (Rigging Lead, Storyboards, Asset Modeling, Props Technical Animation), Andreas Smidt (Character Modeling, Asset Modeling), Alyssa Lee (Visual Development), Christian Rodriguez (Character Technical Animation Lead, Asset Modeling), Lorena Da Silva (Look Development Lead, Asset Modeling), Maansi Sunkara (Production Coordination, Rendering), Ivan M. Benitez (Lighting), Ross Wiseman (Animation), Maddie Weathers (Animation), Heidi Husband (Animation), Agatha Tiara Christa (Animation), Abby Spencer (Character Technical Animation), Matt Gavasheli (Graphic Design), Lauryn Vania Kurniawan (Music and Sound Design).
As we started this journey, our concept artist created multiple drawings of the house/environment helping the team visualize the directors’ ideas. We ended up using for the short film an exterior view of the house, and the workstation/garage. Concept art done by Alyssa Lee.
From concept drawings and character designs done by Alyssa Lee, we created the 3D models and look dev. 3D Models by Andreas Smidt, Textures and LookDev by Lorena Da Silva, Groom by Christian Rodriguez, and Rigs by Nathan Huseth.
Breakdown for one of our shots: 2D animatic, 3D layout, references for animation, block out animation, pass progress, final animation, cloth simulation, hair simulation, lighting, final comp.
There are also two lighting breakdowns!