The short film Wolf Daddy directed by Chang Hyung-yun won the Hiroshima Award at the 11th Hiroshima Animation Festival. The 10 minute long animation film features the story of a werewolf novelist who gets to play the role of daddy for a six-year-old girl. Produced in 2005, the animation also won the 2005 Korean Animation […]
Cours Toujours is a little short made for fun! After some time to work for others, we needed to go back to one’s roots : make a short film without constraint, just for pleasure! The visual was made by Elise Garcette and Olivier Barré, the music by Pilöt… the short was produced by La Station […]
Café allongé is a short animated movie made by Maxime Paccalet, produced by Kawanimation / Alexis Laffaille. It’s a pure wonder, it reminds me of studio 4C productions (tekkinkinkreet ; Mind game). You’ll love it ! Guaranteed. More infos on the movie’s site.
Sonar is a visual animation by Renaud Hallée? it’s been selected for the Annecy’s film festival and it’s simply brilliant.
On may 5th will be released the illusionist an animated movie from Sylvain Chomet (les triplettes de Belleville). “The plot revolves around a struggling illusionist who visits an isolated community and meets a young lady who is convinced that he is a real magician. The film is set in Scotland in the late 1950s. According […]
When a man is witness to a murder and takes pictures of the killer, he has to run for his life. During the chase he is able to turn the tables and the prey becomes the hunter. All resulting in an unfortunate ending. Very strong 3D art, dark and with an apparent rusticity but the […]
Enjoy this jewel from Julien Vallée and Nicolas Burrows, designers from Montréal. “Each day, we are surrounded by seemingly insignificant objects, taking them from one place to the other, or leaving them on a table for weeks, without paying any attention to them. We ignore or forget them, using things only when we need to, […]
A brief history of pretty much everything is a 2100 pages flipbook made by 17 year old animator Jamie Bell. Here are a few words from Jamie Bell page on Youtube: This is the final piece for my AS art course, a flipbook made entirely out of biro pens. It’s something like 2100 pages long, […]
After 4 years of free time work, Illustrator Rémy Tornior and motion designer Yves Geleyn just finished their movie : Pirates, The curse of the Evil Eye.
Old fangs is a nice melancholic animated short from Adrien Merigeau. Lovely style and the soundtrack is really breathtaking. Written and directed by Adrien Merigeau. A young wolf decides to confront his father, whom he has not seen since he was a child.
Ub Iwerks was a true animation genius working with Walt Disney, This short, made in 1928, it’s the first Mickey Mouse cartoon ever made, Mickey tries to emulate his hero: Charles Lindberg, and woo Minnie with his own homemade airplane. Characters — Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Clarabelle Cow Director — Walt Disney Animation — Ub […]
Life enters a barren planet. Music composed by Richard Caraballo (aka Minusbaby), illustration and animation by Stieg Retlin (aka Plasticflesh).
A short film about a boy who whishes for better things. Animated by MoreFrames, a creative collective that specializes in animation.
I can’t believe this was made with a phone, some people are over skilled… Made with a Nokia XpressMusic 5800 for the contest : “2 Minutos de Cine”. Design and animation by Rob Díaz, music by Chromeo.
Après la pluie is another great Gobelins’ student production, i really enjoyed the poetry and the graphics which reminded me of some studio 4c productions. Diploma work : Un film de fin d’études de Charles-André Lefebvre, Manuel Tanon-Tchi, Louis Tardivier, Sébastien Vovau et Emmanuelle Walker. © Gobelins 2008.
LUIS (Lucía, Luis y el lobo — Part 2 of 2) by Niles Atallah, Cristobal Leon & Joaquin Cociña. Luis is the 2nd short video of the series “Lucía, Luis y el lobo” (”Lucía, Luis and the Wolf”), it is a follow-up to the short video Lucía. The video was shot frame by frame with […]
Fantasmagorie by Emile Cohl — 1908 Weird as it can seem actual, it reminds me of recent morphing lines animations. To make this film, Cohl placed each drawing on an illuminated glass plate and then traced the next drawing-with variations-on top of it until he had some 700 drawings. In 1908, chalkboard caricaturists were common […]
Is a wonderful collaborative animation by Blu and David Ellis, 2009. mades in Timelapse and stopmotion. blublu, davidellis, produced by studio cromie, music is by Roberto Lange
A weird folded paper animation made by Donato Sansone and Enrico Ascoli (sound). Made in stopmotion, some people didn’t enjoyed the fact that the hands are present in the field, i think it’s part of the process and liked it.
This animation short was made in 1942, and it’s technically impressive, but also a great poetry moment. A bio of Hans Fischerkoesen on IMDB.