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Hello Silmarillion Fans,

My name is Mike and i´m a film student from germany. My current project is a stop motion film about the last fight of Fingolfin against Morgoth.
After i´ve read the silmarillion for the first time, my mind was blown away. I was so impressed that i decided to focus my next project on the silmarillion.
I started to work out a storyboard for morgoth vs. fingolfin, and discovered that a real film would be too expensive and big, so i decided to make a stop motion film.
A good friend of mine and myself already started to work on the costumes and build up the miniature set for the project. But while working we realzied that it would be very helpfull if we had plain concepts of the gate, the tower, and details like grond and ringil.
So if we have some passioned silmarillion designers here who are interested in helping us with some concept arts, it would be very great.
Everybody who´s helping us will be named in the credits. This film is just a fan film, so we dont want to make money with it, or sell it.

I´m sorry for my bad english!


Greetz

Mike
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Leggy1 Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2012
Thats a really nice Idea. I am rather new here and the simarillion is one of the first things I searched. The scene between morgoth and fingolfin was sad, bold and well detailed. I think what you are doing is a wonderful Idea! Leg me know what kind of drawings you need and I will do my best.
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Sirielle Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2012   Digital Artist
Something like this? [link] Or a real video with people (actors)? That's mine, I wanted animation, but indeed stop motion might be the only rational way (drawings or shots). If I can be of help, let me know. I'm in way too many projects, so time might be factor, too. Anyway fingers crossed for the project! :fingerscrossed:
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StrawberryJam1313 Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2012
This is a fantastic idea! =D I'd love to help (but I can't draw very well... OTL) so I guess I'll just hang around and do what I can? ^^
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wildelbenreiter Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
ich nehm mal an, dass du deutsch sprichst ;) ich würde auch ein wenig mithelfen, kommt nur drauf an, was ihr so braucht^^
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Elaedan Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I would like to help too, 'cause Silmarillion impressed me too and is now my favourite book written by Tolkien : )
What kind of pictures you need? 8333
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Cocoz42 Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I would like to help too, and you can check some of my work about Tolkien's here [link] also here are some of my BG design works [link]
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natalynovak Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I' would really love to help, so what exactly do you need?
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karatechick13 Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I think you should bring this to the attention of #NoldorinFamilyStore I think that they would be very interested and they are a bunch of amazing artists and people. :) Can't wait to see the final creation!
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Embrethil Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
To be fair, most of us are probably in this group too. =P
Otherwise we couldn't call ourselves proper fans.
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karatechick13 Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Very good point. :giggle: Thinking rationally about it I would be surprised if you weren't in this group! =P
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ninquetari Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2012
lol, I guess it's true.
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