Los Angeles' Museum of Contemporary Art (MoCA) has teamed with Toronto based animator Sam Chou and writer/filmmaker Alix Lambert to adapt Lambert's book Crime into a six-part web-series. The show is an exploration of crime and criminal behavior using real interviews and real stories from the actual people. It features a bank robbers, cops, gangsters, and victims of crime but ultimately it's about how crime affects all of us. Also, each episode has a drastically different look and is animated by different animator/designers.
The series will kick-off with a panel discussion in L.A. on July 10th at MoCA Grand (250 South Grand Ave) at 8pm Chou and Lambert will participate, screen episodes and display art from the series.
Series director/creator: Alix Lambert and Sam Chou Produced by Lambert Films and Style5.tv Animation Director: Sam Chou Styleboard: Sam Chou, Kristoffer W. Mikkelsen Editor: Sam Chou Designer: Kristoffer W. Mikkelson Sound design + Mix: TA 2 Sound +Music All interviews conducted by: Alix Lambert Based on the book Crime, and the play: Crime, USA by: Alix Lambert