Waves of Grain

Waves of Grain from Keith Skretch on Vimeo.

WAVES OF GRAIN
Single-channel stop-motion animation, 2min
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To create this strata-cut animation, I planed down a block of wood one layer at a time, photographing it at each pass. The painstaking process revealed a hidden life and motion in the seemingly static grain of the wood, even as the wood itself was reduced to a mound of sawdust.

As featured on Colossal, Gizmodo, Huffington Post, Creators Project, and many others.



Official Selection, Chicago Underground Film Festival 2013
Official Selection, Brooklyn Film Festival 2013
Official Selection, Provincetown International Film Festival 2013
Official Selection, Corona Fastnet Short Film Festival 2013
Official Selection, DC Shorts Film Festival 2013