Liquorice Allsorts.
'Liquorice Allsorts' are a kind of sweet, made largely out of
coloured strips of coconut mixture and liquorice.
The whole 3D team had a great time animating a 60 second,
fully lip-synched sitcom rippoff. Valentino here, is the dashing hero
who bursts in, just in time to rescue his damsel from getting engaged
to a fiendish 'lollipop head' imposter.
It was tough work, with a tight deadline and lots of animation to do, but we laughed a lot!
Again, the depth of field shader in mental ray gave a nice 'miniture set' feel to the ad.