Category Archives: Animation

Trailer: Áak yéetel t’u’ul/La tortuga y el conejo/The Turtle and the Rabbit

Ooch yéetel papayao’/The opossum and the papaya

Told by Mariano Bonilla, animated by Joel Jonientz and Paul Worley. The drawings come from an animation workshop that took place in Dzan in 2012. Dedicated to Joel, who passed away this year at the age of 46.

Ooch yéetel papayao’/La zarigüeya y la papaya

Contado por Mariano Bonilla, animado por Joel Jonientz y Paul Worley. Los dibujos vienen de un taller de caricaturas que se llevó a cabo en Dzan en 2012. Dedicado a la memoria de Joel, quien falleció este año a la edad de 46.

First look at our next animated film

This is a test shot of Mariano from our upcoming short animated film of his story about the possum and the papaya tree.

 

Animated Gifs

One of our goals is to create connections with native Mayan artists. These two animated gifs were originally created as zoetrope strips by the artist Roger Juárez of Ticul and are the first of what we hope will be several collaborations with Mayan artists.

FYI: please click on then to see them animated!

Jumping mouse

Jumping mouse

 

Smoking Maya

Smoking Maya

 

Ku’uk/The Squirrel

Tsiktab’abi Mariano Bonilla Caamal
Told by Mariano Bonilla Caamal

Ku’uk/La ardilla

Tsiktab’abi Mariano Bonilla Caamal
Contado por Mariano Bonilla Caamal

Ku’uko’ob

Ku’uko’ob

tsikta’abi tumen Mariano Bonilla Caamal