An Epic Chase Sequence, Shot With Toy Cars and an iPhone

Animators spent six months creating this action-packed stop-motion short.

Animators spent six months creating Nitro Warriors, an action-packed stop-motion short. With larger-than-life sound effects, the video has all the tropes of a Hollywood getaway scene: the green Mustang (our hero) weaves through traffic, zips ahead of an oncoming train, and leaves a cop-car pileup in its wake. Brenden Kent and Paul Greer of Vanguard Pictures say they used an iPhone app called Stop Motion Studio to create the short. 

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Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.

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