Search Results: "BighART"


BOOK REVIEW

THE ECHIDNA AND THE DRESS by BighART
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 8, 2014

"This lovely app speaks of family, the things that make memories, and how folkways color our lives and testify to the world's wonder. (Requires iOS 6 and above.) (iPad storybook app. 4-8)"
A finely honed, graphically transporting story about a slice of Aboriginal life in the Outback of Australia. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NEOMAD INTERACTIVE COMIC by Sutu
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 24, 2013

"Dazzling. (includes three 'making of' featurettes) (iPad graphic-novel app. 6-10)"
In an electric mix of live video clips, CGI effects and neon-hued comics pages, young Aborigines have exciting adventures both in Western Australia's Pilbara Desert and in outer space. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WARLU SONG by Michael Woodley
adapted by Michael Woodley, illustrated by Sutu, developed by BighART
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 19, 2013

"Both an exciting spirit ride and a cultural artifact that is presented with careful respect and enough background for context. (iPad storybook app. 7-9)"
A vision song passed down among Western Australia's Yindjibarndi people, interpreted both verbally and visually in rousingly dramatic fashion by a comics artist. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NGURRARA by Tyson Mowarin
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 20, 2013

"An atmospheric introduction to an ancient culture and some of the oldest and most remote art on Earth. (iPad storybook app. 6-9)"
Collaborating with a professional illustrator and a group of children, an Australian Ngarluma filmmaker commemorates in three short episodes his people's 15,000-year history in petroglyph-rich Murujaga (Burrup Peninsula). Read full book review >