To have such patience it takes to draw this freehand animation installation, one must certainly be focused and almost monk-like. At least we think so. Pointillism would not be our strong suit whatsoever. However, Caleb Wood might beg to differ, since he is the creator of this masterpiece. Check out the video of the installation [...]
The ‘On Departure’ short film, by animator Eoin Duffy, at first seems like a whimsical journey of a little spaceman. We quickly realize it’s actually a beautiful yet emotional tale of a man traveling in an airport, who arrives at heartbreak. The animation is captivatingly haunting, which is helped in part by the melancholy soundtrack [...]
Drool, a short film by Slick Devil Entertainment, is an atmospheric orgy of sensuality. Twisted in its depiction of a naked man, contorting in bouleversement, slick and wet with emotion in large white tiled room. The stark lack of color allows one to focus on emotion, which exudes from the Lars Von Treir type cinematography. [...]
When Coca-Cola launched an illustrated book “125 Reasons to Believe in a Better World”, MTV chose 30 from these reasons and invited 30 studios to produce a one short film between 10 and 30 seconds featuring one of the selected concepts. Váscolo, a graphic design and animation studio from Argentina, was invited by MTV to create a spot for the 125th anniversary [...]
Whether you’re aware of it or not, type is everywhere. Every website, magazine, advertisement, and even in movies. In this PBS Short titled Off Book, typeface designers Jonathan Hoefler and Tobias Frere-Jones outline the importance of selecting the right font to convey a particular feeling. Graphic designer Paula Scher talks about building identity in messaging, [...]
This wonderfully animated short film titled ‘Tooth Fairy Affair’ is meticulously drawn by Izabela Melamed, traditionally done, with pencil on paper, frame by frame. Visit Izabela Melamed’s website to see more of her work.
In this wonderfully animated tale titled Rabbitkadabra!, Little Emily wanders into a hidden part of town and stumbles upon a failing magic shop, she is given a magical mechanical stuffed Rabbit. Watch as she brings him to life, expecting a magic show, but gets more than she bargains for…. Created by: Michelle Czajkowski, Krzysztof Fus, [...]