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I Need My Monster

Archie Dalton, Jay Flores, Forrest Hansen, Brandon Holmes, Michael Launder, Richard Marrujo, Brandon McCaulley, Nathan Mckelvey, Farooq Qureshi, Jordan Sibayan, Taylor Spiegelberg, Addis Tewahade, Joshua, Jay Tee, Thornton, Brian Warren, Howard Cook, Steve Baker,, Tripp Vroman, Paul Conner,
USA,  Denver University of Colorado Denver,  BFA Visual Art: Digital Animation, FINE 3845/4810/4820,  May 17, 2015
When Ethan checks under the bed for his monster, he finds a note instead: “Gone fishing. Back in a week. –Gabe”

What will Ethan do?

He needs a monster under his bed.

Substitute monsters appear but none are as perfect as Gabe. Herbert’s teeth aren’t sharp enough, Mack’s slobbering induces giggles, Cynthia’s tail isn’t scary at all, and Ralph has nail polish on his claws! This will never work! How will Ethan ever get to sleep without his monster?

I Need My Monster is a short animated film based on the unique award wining monster-under-the-bed story of the same title. The short animated film was produced and created by the University of Colorado Denver, Digital Animation Center's class of 2014 as their senior thesis short.

  • Animation
  • Compositing
  • Concept Art
  • Editing
  • FX/Simulations
  • Generalist (all)
  • Lighting
  • Look Development
  • Pre-visualisation
  • Rigging
  • Story Development
  • Texture Painting
  • Maya
  • Mudbox
  • Nuke
3D Total
  • VFX/ANIMATION
  • Film of the Year
  • 1262 Page Views
  • 7 Images
  • March 07, 2015

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