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:iconeago10:
Eago10 Featured By Owner Edited Jul 15, 2014
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gigifeh Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2014
@01:09epic music xD
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Saaally Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2014
@00:35That's how i felt about my previous jobs lol Y U NO LET ME DRAW i just wanna draw T_T
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AhomeToons Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
@02:21I feel like him!
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AhomeToons Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
@01:08Still drawing! ._./)
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YamiLinkoftheLeaf Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
@01:47He was just imagining this right? That would be a story to tell the grandchildren >.<
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varletlegion Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Student General Artist
@00:42Fuq jobs like these.
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Ask-Hetalia-Russia Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014
@01:18Maybe he could have been bribed with potatoes and herr stick c:
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SardonicScientists Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014
@01:01*climbs into next worker's cubicle* Could you PLEASE- PLEASE JUST CHECK ON THAT- IT IS A CUSTOMER- yes, thank you. Pardon? Of course I am working. How dare you accuse me of anything else?
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CpopArt Featured By Owner Edited Jul 14, 2014  Student General Artist
@02:13This is the moment I got chills and started tearing up... Beautiful, beautiful work. You are an inspiration
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LaughButts Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
@02:33YO, DAWGH. THAT'S HOW WE ALL FEEL.
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ZsStories Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
@01:50Annnd that's how I got fired. My boss is in the hospital and I'm currently paying his bills with my artwork, any questions? XD
I love this animation, it's great .w.
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Lapulta Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
@00:20I thought that too. xDDD
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AquinArt Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  New member Hobbyist Digital Artist
@00:540:54 I LIKE EATING MASHED POTATOES
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Verity-of-Paradise Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  New member Hobbyist General Artist
@01:27fight! fight! fight!


This is really really good by the way. Congrats on the DD, you deserve it
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LaurenNGeorge Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
@01:58COOLNESS! :) <3
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X-AllThatMatters-X Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
@02:31GOOD Jobbb!!!
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:iconx-allthatmatters-x:
X-AllThatMatters-X Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
@02:03Nice Work On this animation man!
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:iconx-allthatmatters-x:
X-AllThatMatters-X Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
@00:45Ring Ring Ring bro check the phone~
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X-AllThatMatters-X Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
@00:31Awww poor sad guy :(
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MirajaneGosh Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
@01:41Such imagination xD Epic win~!
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InPBo Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Student General Artist
@02:01:O AWESOME
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AnyCarRP-Donatello Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014
@01:51((This kind of reminds me of Paperman, with the mean boss and the stack of papers and trying to do something he disapproves of and whatnot. I like it! ))
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ThyRoyalAwesomeness Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  New member Student Writer
@02:25wait, not everyone does this?
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Nakato-chan Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
@01:13It's like a teacher caught you doodling in class! :icononionx3plz:
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This story was motivated by the frustration i felt working on a job in which creativity was out of place. And most of the conversations with coworkers had this phrase on them: "it's almost impossible to get to work in what you love". But i kept working on my portfolio and now i'm working as 2d animator. After all of what happened, i know that you will always reach your goals as long as you keep working to reach them.

All music is appropriately copyrighted, and the use of the tracks is permitted by the author Natanel Arnson.

Christian Pincheira's Email: rocaimedia@gmail.com
Rocai Tumblr: rocai.tumblr.com/
Natanel Arnson's Channel: youtube.com/user/natanelarnson
Odell Atkinson Newgrounds Account: odellatkinson.newgrounds.com/
Jimmy Sudekum SoundCloud Account: soundcloud.com/jimmy-sudekum
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Daily Deviation

Given 2014-07-14
This wonderful short animation shows what is in the minds of those with incredible imaginations while we work every day. The film is beautifully composed and well thought out. 
BOSS by Rocai-Media ( Featured by TimberClipse )
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Angie-Pictures Featured By Owner 1 day ago
Great work! Congratulations on the DD! :iconflowerheartplz:

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sendiART Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
I was like looking on a mirror ;w;
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angelfabeth Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Hobbyist Writer
Wow this was amazing :)
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Y0urgirlfriend Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I think I love you. La la la la La la la la 
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Sapphireftw Featured By Owner 6 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
Such a great tale and very well animated!
I love your style and the fact that you got where you wanted to be. <3

I'm so glad I found this video on Newgrounds, because I can now +watch you on here!
You thoroughly deserve the Daily Deviation and the awards you've been awarded on Newgrounds.
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Chelo-kun Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2014  Professional Filmographer
Amen to that!
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momichi15 Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2014  Student Artist
nice
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Eago10 Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2014
Great animation. Very fluid with great quality :)
But honestly, I dont really agree with how the message was portrayed here. Sure jobs may be boring, bosses can be a pain in the butt, but when you're on your working hours, you're PAID to WORK. In here, the boss was just doing his job, which was to ensure that the guy in the white shirt was doing his job. If everybody in an office was drawing or doing anything else (reading, talking, painting, etc) work wouldn't be done -> no income -> no money to do stuff that makes you happy. Basically, you're not paid to draw, if you're unhappy with your job, then quit it and become something you enjoy more, like an artist. I just don't find it justified portraying the boss as bad when the main character here is the one clearly not taking care of his responsibilities.

Nevertheless, great work. For the last part though, the "Will against the system" didnt really make sense here. If it was a will against the system, maybe the message should have been about fighting against 1ply toilet paper in the workplace's restrooms. 
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Rocai-Media Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2014  Student Filmographer
That is a very good point.

It's not necessary that the premise is right for everyone, or even if it makes sense for most people, it should be something in what you believe. And this is the point of view i wanted to take, because it's what i was feeling at the time. If you're not taking care of your responsibilities at work, you are gonna get fired of course, but as a creative and passionate person, your imagination just take over sometimes, a lot of times you just exaggerate things, you see them worse than they really are, or better, but that's just part of the creative process.

And that about Will Against the system, that was going to be the name of the short when i started it, so i wanted to use it anyways in that part xD. I really hate rules xD, i know it's a little childish, but i'm happy with that side of me. It keeps me moving and working because i never conform with something i don't like until i get where i want to get and i'm happy about it.

Thanks for your comment! and your perspective!
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Eago10 Featured By Owner Edited Jul 15, 2014
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