Pencil Test (film)

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Pencil Test
Distributed by Apple Computer
Release dates July 1988 at SIGGRAPH
Running time 3 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Pencil Test is a 1988 short film created by Apple Inc.'s Advanced Technology Graphics Group[1][2] to showcase the animation capabilities of Apple's Macintosh II computer line.

Plot[edit]

This short tells the story of the pencil tool escaping from the Macintosh interface, then attempting to get back onto the screen.

Trivia[edit]

The credits for the short film include Pixar directors John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, as well as Ratatouille producer Galyn Susman.

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] Macintosh: Desktop Media & the Making of Pencil Test (1 of 2)
  2. ^ [2] Macintosh: Desktop Media & the Making of Pencil Test (2 of 2)

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