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How do you kill that which has no life? Shadow Puppet Horror Theatre is a weekly two man collaboration aiming to deliver original animated horror stories every Saturday on YouTube.
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This was really good stuff here you have some deep imaginitive ideas that really make this work the sound and music really drive this too the backrounds are nice too you have something here and hope it has more to come as this was an interesting piece of film.

A nice film here no changes needed.


You have a solid beginning for a story, but I really wouldn't call this a "story." It's just some random figure jumping off a building to some very Silent Hill-esque music. I'm giving it 3 stars because in spite of being underwhelmed, there's something to be said about the atmosphere created here. It really is to bad, because there's so much more you could do with what is here.

This was deep...

So it never ends... seem like it could be anti-suicide PSA? That it's not over when you hit the ground. It just goes on, and on, and on. Forever. Very bleak and brooding... I like the ambience, and the style, though really wasn't what I expected it'd be... no conclusive end at all.


ShadowPuppetHorror responds:

In my mind, he falls into a horrible afterlife trying to escape the pain of this world.

Very surreal. Despite it being very minimal with how things are presented, things were straight and to the point. The ambient noise accompanying the animation definitely added to how bleak the visuals and narrative were. You honestly threw a curveball as the subject was approaching the ground. Wasn't expecting that twist, but I liked how you made the visual narrative less predictable.

A little nitpick I saw was the bird's eye view of the city seemed to clash with the silhouette aesthetic, but it wasn't too major. Good animated short!