Thank you to Dansmath for turning me on the website xtranormal. It allows you to create your own animated videos. It is easy and fun. You can choose the characters, the scene, the camera angles, the gestures and facial expression, music, etc. They do the voices for you—you just type the script. Here are some of Dan’s videos. Xtranormal is in beta and is free to use (for now, at least).
Here’s my first creation (watch out Martin Scorsese):