Neomorphus, by Animatorio based in Brazil, is the second movie created for the series of free mini-shorts named Praepostere, the first being “Adiantum pedatum” – made with stop-motion technique with the theme of unusual developments in a morbid visionary. Transformation trough mutations stages. Evolution as a function gain is called neomorphic. Imaginary creatures adapt into [...]
This beautiful animated film Mt. Head (Atama Yama) (2002) was nominated for an Oscar in 2003. A frugal old man suddenly sprouts a leaf from the top of his head. He decides to cut it off and save it in a jar, but this becomes a repeat pattern for him, as it continually sprouts again. [...]
Leading up to the release of Zack Snyder’s Sucker Punch, animator Ben Hibon in collaboration with Splastk, have made numerous animated short films. This one is called “The Trenches”. Sucker Punch opens in theaters March 25, 2011. Here is the movie trailer…
Fluid like particles dance across the screen in this mesmerizing animated short video. For anyone not familiar with C4D, it stands for Cinema 4D, a modeling, animation and rendering package developed by MAXON Computer GmbH of Friedrichsdorf, Germany. Click the outward arrows to full size screen for larger impact.
For advanced collectors focusing on early Walt Disney material, here is one of the most important Mickey Mouse items you could ever hope to acquire, Mickey Mouse The Band Concert Production Cel Animation Art (Walt Disney, 1935). A cel, short for celluloid, is a transparent sheet on which objects are drawn or painted for traditional, hand-drawn animation. The Band [...]
The short animated cartoon ‘Destino’ (Destination), released in 2003 by The Walt Disney Company, originally began production in 1945, a whopping 58 years before its eventual completion. The project was a collaboration between American animator Walt Disney and Spanish painter Salvador Dalí, and features music written by Mexican songwriter Armando Dominguez.
A beautifully animated tale titled ‘The Art of Drowning’, directed by Diego Maclean and poem by Billy Collins.