This fun little film is by a really interesting illustrator who works with paper in two and three dimensions.
I was looking for images of an early painted diorama I once saw - years ago in a museum somewhere - but I can't remember where!
I have been thinking about making something in a cut-out, layered up paper picture stylee...
in my research I came across Hattie Newman. More of her lovely pieces:
On a similar note - I saw these sweet paper theatres on Not On The High Street...by Kat Wheelan, they appear to have a simplicity and charm that belies the detail and hard work that probably went into them: