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Google Street View stop motion animation short made as a personal project by director Tom Jenkins.

Story: A lonely desk toy longs for escape from the dark confines of the office, so he takes a cross country road trip to the Pacific Coast in the only way he can – using a toy car and Google Maps Street View.

Address Is Approximate from The Theory on Vimeo.

Music by the wonderfull Cinematic Orchestra ( and the track is Arrival of the Birds – please buy the fantastic album:

All screen imagery was animated – there are no screen replacements.

Produced, animated, filmed, lit, edited & graded by Tom Jenkins ( / – !NEW MAKING OF PICS ON FB PAGE! / @thetheoryUK /!/thetheoryUK).

Shot using Canon 5d MkII, Dragonframe Stop Motion software and customised slider.

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