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26 mins  documentary (2008)

One of Australia’s leading landscape artists, William Robinson has twice won the Archibald Prize for his self-portraits. Shot in Paris, Brisbane and Melbourne,
SILLY & SERIOUS presents Robinson at work, playing Debussy, and discussing his work: his love for old Laurel and Hardy movies; how humour and sadness can exist in the same portrait.
Animation Techniques
rotoscope; 2D and 3D computer animation
Awards
Credits
WRITER/DIRECTOR - Dennis Tupicoff
PRODUCERS - Fiona Cochrane & Dennis Tupicoff
CINEMATOGRAPHY - Jason Hargreaves & Dennis Tupicoff
EDITOR / VISUAL EFFECTS - David Tait
SOUND EDITOR - Craig Carter
Distribution
www.vea.com.au
Distributed by  VEA / Video Education Australasia,

AWARDS:
BRONZE REMI award at 2009 Worldfest Houston
SPECIAL JURY AWARD for Short Docs at 2008 Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival, USA

SCREENINGS:
2008 Independents’ Film Festival, USA
2008 Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival, USA
2009 Sebastopol Documentary Film Festival, USA
WILLIAM ROBINSON AND SELF PORTRAITS
SILLY & SERIOUS: