December 10, 2016: Ornaments now has over 15 million views between the copies that have been uploaded by other YouTube users, though my "official" HD release has only 500 views. Glad it's still bringing people cheer during the Christmas season. Have a great one!
December 12, 2015: Ornaments has now been watched over 10 million times on YouTube. Merry Christmas, and have a happy New Year!
December 21, 2014: This holiday season, Ornaments has been completely re-rendered in high-definition, so watch it as you've never seen it before on YouTube. It now has over 8 million views among the various copies that have been uploaded to YouTube, and it will be shown as part of a holiday concert by MilÚna Duflo's music students in Massy, France. Merry Christmas, and have a happy New Year!
December 6, 2013: Merry Christmas and happy holidays! Ornaments is screening in Scottsdale and Surprise, AZ, as well as San Diego, CA, thanks to the continued interest of Andrew Friedenberg's Cinema Society. It is also being released on IndieFlix, a web site that showcases independent films.
December 25, 2012: Ornaments is being used as part of the curriculum for special education students in West Virginia, and it has accumulated over 4 million views on YouTube. Merry Christmas!
December 25, 2011: Merry Christmas, and best wishes for a happy and prosperous 2012!
December 25, 2010: You might see Ornaments playing up in Kamloops, B.C. this season. Merry Christmas!
December 25, 2009: Merry Christmas!
December 25, 2008: Ornaments is screening in Clermont-Ferrand, France for the holidays and is currently under negotiations for its biggest licensing deal ever! Merry Christmas!
December 3, 2007: Ornaments has been licensed by a German financial services company for use as an internal Christmas greeting. It is also playing at the International Festival of Cinema and Technology in Florida. Have a Merry Christmas, and a Happy New Year!
December 6, 2006: The Ornaments iPod video has been updated and improved. Ornaments has also been licensed by a mobile content provider in Spain and a German TV show. Merry Christmas!
December 14, 2005: Ornaments is now available for your iPod here. Merry Christmas!
November 27, 2005: Ornaments is now available in high-resolution video here.
October 24, 2004: Ornaments will be included on DVD in the Christmas issue of PC Format, a UK-based magazine.
April 27, 2004: Ornaments will be appearing on Omni television soon, along with a brief interview of yours truly.
December 26, 2003: Ornaments just got its 100,000th view at Ifilm.com!
December 10, 2003: Happy Holidays! Ornaments will once again be showing on Delta Airlines as in-flight entertainment, as well as Air Canada.
July 20, 2003: There's a new FAQ section on this site and new, higher-quality videos to download.
December 16, 2002: It's that time of year again, and Ornaments will be showing on Delta Airlines as in-flight entertainment, among other venues. Happy Holidays!
May 7, 2002: Ornaments will be playing on a few TV stations, including DTV Plus in North Carolina. It will also show in Canada and Spain. We're up to 20 awards now!
December 25, 2001: Merry Christmas!
December 20, 2001: Ornaments is playing on the TV's in Sears (and possibly other stores) via Shopper's Entertainment Television.
December 19, 2001: Ornaments has premiered on Atomfilms!
December 5, 2001: Sorry for the lapse in site updates! I've made some changes, and you can now download Ornaments directly from this site - including a new high-res Quicktime version. Ornaments will be appearing in Sweden on the Titan Television production "Mosquito." It has won seventeen awards at film festivals to date, and I'm finally having it output to 35mm film. Happy Holidays, everyone!
August 30, 2001: I've made a few changes to the site and moved it to www.OrnamentsTheMovie.com. Ornaments should also be appearing on TV soon - I'll let you know when!
July 15, 2001: The past few weeks have been very busy for me! I've moved to Burbank, CA and have just started my new job, doing SFX work for "The Invisible Man." Ornaments has also exceeded 500 votes and popped to the top of Ifilm's Shorts page.
May 23, 2001: Ornaments is featured in a two-page spread in 3D World magazine issue 13, out on newsstands in the UK now! It should be arriving in the US shortly. Also, I've added a counter to the front page.
May 15, 2001: Ornaments was shown both nights at the Muskegon Film Festival this past weekend and won the award for Best Short Film Submission.
April 30, 2001: Ornaments wins the award for Best Animated Short at the 2001 AZ Film Fest.
April 16, 2001: Ornaments had a wonderful time at the Arizona State University Art Museum festival this past Saturday, earning the LeBlanc audience choice award.
April 10, 2001: Ornaments will be featured in the upcoming issue of the UK-based 3D World magazine, and a video copy will be included on the CD.
February 25, 2001: Ornaments has just climbed to the highest rated Ifilm animation of all time with an 8.82 and 2,650 views! It is also movie of the week on PocketMovies.net, where you can download it in MPEG1 and DIVX formats.
February 13, 2001: "We're number 2! We're number 2!" - Ornaments is now the 2nd highest rated Ifilm animation of all time, right behind the unstoppable Killer Bean! 1,093 views so far.
February 6, 2001: Ornaments will premiere online February 11, 2001 at Ifilm.com. I am also submitting it to many film festivals, where it will be shown in high-resolution widescreen format with enhanced sound effects.