VIDEO: Animator's matchstick zombie video

A Featherstone animator is hoping to light up the industry with a quirky piece of work featuring zombie matchstick men.

Friday, 1st July 2016, 12:59 pm
Updated Friday, 1st July 2016, 2:02 pm

Jake Blakeston, 22, has created a three minute stop-motion animation which sees wandering matchstick characters transform into zombies before turning against each other as they catch fire.

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The University of Central Lancashire student, who attended St Wilfrid’s Catholic High School, is now planning to complete a Masters in animation and is waiting to hear if he has been nominated for a Royal Television Society Student Award.