Wednesday, June 22, 2011

2nd Year Exam

My 2nd-year exam assignment, made over the course of 5 days.

Theme: Two individuals drinking together, one of them whispers something in the other's ear, which ilicits a reaction.

My chosen theme: Lust

Friday, May 27, 2011

Commercial Project

Our spot for Dyrenes Beskyttelse (the Danish Animal Welfare Society). We chose to focus on the consumer's choice. Made over the course of 5 weeks and animated in TVPaint.

Made by:
Glenn Lange
Kenneth Ladekjær
Anne-Marie Laursen
Pernille Sihm
Tanja Hass Nielsen

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Generals and wolves

Drawings I've done lately:

Here's two of my character, General Muttock:

Friday, April 22, 2011


For five weeks, I worked on the survival-horror war game 1916, a WW1 first-person avoider... with dinosaurs. I animated the beasts, as part of my DADIU game experience.

You can find the game here.

Action scene

Escape Animation from Atli Hafsteinsson on Vimeo.

Our last assignment with Magnus Møller; an action scene with a running individual in a city. The scene took approximately five days to make.

My story is thus: a general has just been overthrown and has been forced to either flee or be taken prisoner, moments before this scene begins.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

3rd semester Showreel

February 2011 Showreel from Atli Hafsteinsson on Vimeo.

Here is my showreel to conclude my 3rd semester at the Animation Workshop.

Saturday, February 12, 2011

Midway Test

Midway test: Monologue from Atli Hafsteinsson on Vimeo.

One-week monologue test assignment. A guy is sitting in a Parisian restaurant, listening to the music and seeing this as a good opportunity to show his friend how cultural he is. He thinks.

Monday, February 7, 2011

The Wrong Speech (Acting with Prop)

Acting Animation: Wrong Speech from Atli Hafsteinsson on Vimeo.

I spent a total of 3 weeks on this exercise. An Antarctic explorer gives a speech to his team. At least, that's the intention. We had Michael Berenstein as our teacher.

Submarine Tour Guide (Monologue Exercise)

Acting Animation: Submarine Guide from Atli Hafsteinsson on Vimeo.

A two-week assignment with Erik Schmidt again. This is Alistair the submarine tour captain, giving some tidbits of the ocean to one of his tourist clientele.
(Sorry about the squashed image, it'll have to do for now.)