Movie or animation?

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Movie or animation?

Post by stalliongirlke » 01 Jul 2017, 08:19

should farmer's beau's farm be made a movie or animation for children?

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Post by 94octjoshua » 02 Jul 2017, 00:48

I guess it should be made an animation

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Post by Keri wood » 04 Jul 2017, 17:27

Animation I think it would work better.

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Post by Vitadolce » 04 Jul 2017, 18:31

I like both

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Post by Juliet Esther » 05 Jul 2017, 12:46

Definitely animation, what better way to attract children than showing them animation

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Post by Papercut » 06 Jul 2017, 04:24

Animation sounds good to me.

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Post by Lyra » 07 Jul 2017, 07:49

I think it's best to make it an animated movie for kids. It would be much more appealing to the target audience.

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Post by ritah » 19 Jul 2017, 11:11

I think animations are great for kids. I noticed that it captures their interest rather quick.

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Post by cechappell » 19 Jul 2017, 12:37

I think that if trying to attract children then animation should be used. As an adult I would appreciate an animation as well.

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Post by Kinnera » 20 Jul 2017, 01:49

Animation certainly sounds like a good idea. As a movie, I don't really see how they can bring out the good parts.

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Post by Momiji1987 » 21 Jul 2017, 03:06

I would choose a movie simply because I'm not fond of CGI animation these days. If they did it in the old hand-drawn style then maybe animation would be good. They'd also have to have some musical numbers because I think everyone likes those.

It just depends on how they did it I suppose. If the script is a good adaptation, then that is the most important thing. A lot of movies put way too much filler just so they can insert more bloated, nonsensical action sequences. I prefer more heart and emotion to carry the story, but too often it's become secondary in modern children's movies.

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Post by ananya92 » 23 Jul 2017, 01:13

I think animation is a much better option, considering the particular age group that the book is catering to.

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Post by michiness » 23 Jul 2017, 11:39

I will almost always prefer animation over live-action.

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Post by Ama Idim » 25 Jul 2017, 20:08

For children? I guess animation...

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Post by May-an Tinangag » 28 Jul 2017, 06:44

For me, it prefer movie than animation because in the movie, the characters are true people unlike in the animation that the characters are just a fiction. I don't want that the children will believe in a fiction.

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