The story telling in Alexander Gellner’s new short film is first class. "I am glad we can be honest about this" is a surreal adventure in a weird and wonderful world. Check out the full animation on channel 4’s short film showcase Random Actsor have a peep at the teaser trailer above.
Put your seat in the upright position, stow your tray tables away and buckle up. The London based Art & Graft are taking you on a whirlwind tour through Hollywood’s expansive film genres with this refreshing new in flight animation for Virgin Atlantic's safety film.
This original film is Jérémy Clapin latest creation. Making a big splash in the motion world, Palmipedarium has already picking up a Vimeo staff picks award, as well as being chosen for Short of the week.
Jérémy’s past story telling talents have not gone unnoticed either. Skhizein a short story about a man who is 91cm away from where he should be is a must watch.
Our buddies over at YumYumLondon have recently produced these two great shorts for Alpro. Each animation consists of a nut based narrative that really allows YumYum’s fun and jolly animation style to shine through.
From the guys who brought us the surreal puppet antics of Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared comes Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared 2, an equality strange and amusing short film that deals with the construct of time itself.
London based Becky & Joe part of the THIS IS IT collective, have created this short to show as part of Dazed Digital’s Visionaries series in which they allows filmmakers to show their creative guns and speak to them about their methodologies behind the production.
Check out more on this project at Dazed site….clicky
Happy New Year ! Lets Kick of 2014 with something catchy. This well designed and charmingly animated ad for British gas’s Hive service, by animation wiz kids Buck, popped up on our TV screens over the festive season. Check it and one more over on their site.
London based vfx studio Cinesite have produced its first animated short in the form of this mock commercial. Beans, showcases the company’s creative muscles and show off its impressive animation skills.
Continuing on from last year and in the festive spirit, Christmas Gifs is back and better than ever. Curated by Ryan Todd, this site plays host to an array of talented illustrators and animators, each with one common goal, to spread cheer through the gift of gifs.
These two sets of bright and playful animations have been produced by the talented 2D guys over at Impactist, Each themed promo for Cartoon Network uses characters and themes from each of their televised series.
Curated by Daniel Savage, Yule Log 2.0 is a seasonal collection of short looping films by illustrators, animators, directors, and creative coders, all based around the same the re-imagining of the traditional burning Yule Log….
If you’re feeling massively merry check out the site here…… CLICKY
The French school Supinfocom seems to be overflowing with some of the best animation talent around. This beautiful short graduation film (Oru Burus) portrays an great conflict between a small king and the uncontrollable sun.
Check out the creators blogs and sites to see some interesting behind the scenes development.
Nexus Productions' Johnny Kelly just directed this charming trio of animations for The Salvation Army. We're loving the simplicity of these and how much he's been able to do with such little animation.
Nicolas Ménard may only be in his second year of the Royal College of Art in London, but his short, Somewhere, leaves most university shorts in the dust. It’s a heartbreaking tale of loneliness, love and loss and has deservedly been made a staff pick on Vimeo.
Any avid iPhone fan will no doubt find this spot to be on the side of condescending, but ignoring that it’s a pretty great spot with some great VFX work from Barcelona based Big Lazy Robot (the guys behind Keloid).
Giant Ant only released their Autumn reel yesterday, since then it has spread like wildfire across the animation interwebs. This is not without just cause, the high standard of motion flows throughout.