The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore

Original Work

Film | App | Book

Inspired in equal measures by Hurricane Katrina, Buster Keaton, The Wizard of Oz, and a love for books, “Morris Lessmore” is a story about people who devote their lives to books and books who return the favor.

Recognition

  • OscarBest Animated Short, 2012

  • iTunes Hall of Fame iPad App

  • #1 New York Times Bestseller

The Story

Created as calling card for the types of stories we wanted to tell, Morris Lessmore’s story unfolds across apps, a picture book and an Academy Award®-winning animated film. The story is a poignant, humorous allegory about the curative powers of story. Morris Lessmore is old-fashioned and cutting edge at the same time, utilizing a variety of production techniques including hand-crafted miniatures, computer animation, 2D animation, augmented reality and innovative interactivity.

App
Morris Lessmore App on iPad
Morris Lessmore on iTunes
Book Companion App
Imagnotron App
Morris Lessmore Imagnotron on iTunes