Marcus Armitage

Name: Marcus Armitage
School: Royal College of Art
Country: England

Marcus Armitage is a BAFTA nominated animator and filmmaker from Yorkshire with an MA in animation from the Royal College of Art.

Marcus makes films about change in modern Britain. Characters caught in the middle or fighting against it. He uses drawing, painting and mixed media to show transformation in his animated worlds. 

Director: Marcus Armitage
Year of production 2014
Genre Animation
Length 6'

My Dad

Inherited opinions. Inherited isolation. 
A short film depicting a dad's influence on a young boy's life. His judgmental character mixed with the boys fondness for his dad prove to be a toxic mix that tears away at a world of opportunity and experiences. A short animation made with oil pastels and newspaper clippings.

Shown at

April 2015 Breaking Shorts


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