Audiences can experience Disney’s FRANKENWEENIE, directed by acclaimed filmmaker Tim Burton, first hand, as the ‘Art of Frankenweenie’ Exhibition arrives at the Festival Village at South Bank Centre, London TODAY! Hosted by the BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express. Frankenweenie opened the 56th BFI London Film Festival on 10th October and is released nationwide by Walt Disney Studios today, 17th October.
The ‘Art of Frankenweenie’ Exhibition, supported by American Express, is free to the public. The Exhibition captures the magic of the filmmaking process and gives audiences an exclusive glimpse into the stop-motion animation process brought to life by visionary filmmaker Tim Burton. From original sketches drawn by Burton, to extensive props, sets and puppets, the exhibition showcases the artistic detail and vision that has gone into bringing this heartwarming tale to the big screen in 2012’s most highly anticipated animated movie. The ‘Art of Frankenweenie’ Exhibition delves into the world of a boy who, inspired by science and the love of his dog, brings his beloved pet back from the dead.
Check out some images from the exhibition below.
Tickets are only available via the BFI Box Office at BFI South Bank, daily between 17th-21st October from 11am until 8pm for that day, with last admissions at 7.30pm. Tickets will be timed at 30 minute intervals. No advance bookings and all admission is free. So you have no excuse not to go!!
Article by Vaskar S. Kayastha
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