Fariborz and company
Short animation series
Fariborz was a imaginary character which was designed by Iranian Designer/Cartoonist, Aidin Ardjomandi for just one frame cartoon on Instagram but after that the huge numbers of likes and comments made him to draw more cartoons and it became more popular insofar as it started to be a comic strip on instagram in an individual page and after a while the 1 min animations published on internet.
UNIQUE PROPERTIES / PROJECT DESCRIPTION:
"Fariborz & company" is an Instagram base short animation series. This is the story of a small blue creature named Fariborz who is living with his friend, Behrang, the yellow creature and the ghost of his grandfather in the office of a young Cartoonist, Aidin, in Tehran.
Fariborz is a curious creature who becomes involved in social and philosophic cases in which he wants to find a persuasive answers for those by getting help from his friends.
OPERATION / FLOW / INTERACTION:
Fariborz And his friend came from A deep sense inside of each one of us which is curiosity, a strong desire to know or learn something. So they turn something in the audiences mind.
PROJECT DURATION AND LOCATION:
It has been started from Sunday, December 18, 2016 till now in Tehran, Iran.
FITS BEST INTO CATEGORY:
Movie and Animation Design
PRODUCTION / REALIZATION TECHNOLOGY:
Both comics and animation has been worked on real filmed background. The characters has been painted by Photoshop and animated by Adobe After effects.
SPECIFICATIONS / TECHNICAL PROPERTIES:
720p (1280*720) 25fps for Animation
2500px*2500px for comics
Animation, Comics, Cartoon, Creature, Character
The story, is Not an unusual adventure of a superhero in "Fariborz".
There are 4 characters which stands for a sense of a type. Aidin is a normal person with normal senses and activities which stands for an ordinary citizen. Fariborz is a faithful friend who has many recondite sorrows but he try to conciliate others, like the anxious part of our mind. Behrang is a thoughtless character who meets the problems careless and lightly, He Acts like a mind under the effect of drugs and grandfather is a vise part of each of us.
As these characters can be an usual part of a normal person it was really hard to convince audiences to accept it as a truth and it happened by using daily problems and not a heroic act by the characters. They try to solve the problems and find an answer by their specific property.
TEAM MEMBERS (4) :
Director, Animator, Cast's sound: Aidin Ardjomandi, Photography: Mehran Shahandeh, Cinematographer: Saeid Ahari and Screenplay: Aidin Ardjomandi, Mohsen Amin
Aidin Ardjomandi, Director, 2016.