Pinata for McDonald’s
Beautiful, wonderfully animated piece by Pinata for McDonald’s
Plenty: NICK ID’s
New stuff from Plenty! With these ID’s for NICK, they have created a nice “handmade look” combining frame-by-frame animation and 3D. You can check out more… Read more
Memoma: CutOut Fest 2013 Teaser
Mexico-based Memoma cel animates the hell out of the CutOut Fest 2013 Teaser.
Mehdi Alibeygi: Evolution
Evolution by Iran-based Mehdi Alibeygi. Hat tip to Cartoon Brew.
Dante Zaballa: Pictoplasma Festival 2013 Opener
Pictoplasma Festival 2013 Opener (White Noise Edition) by Berlin-based Dante Zaballa. Sound design by David Kamp. Hat tip to Wine after Coffee.
“Marvel” by BlackMeal
Paris-based Blackmeal loves Marvel so much, they decided to make an homage to the company’s 74-year history of creating inspiring characters and telling thrilling stories.… Read more
New Work by Buck
Characters, cel animation & pop retro: Buck keeps on rocking with great new spots for Fruit Snacks, McDonald’s and MTV. Credits on the projects’ pages.
John Kahrs & Disney: Paperman
Disney’s Oscar-nominated short, Paperman, is now online. Check out itsartmag’s Paperman Breakdown by director John Kahrs. The sexy proprietary software that displaces textures with motion… Read more
Jordan Bruner: Linda McCartney Foods “Love Linda”
This psychedelic love letter of a commercial for Linda McCartney Foods was directed by Jordan Bruner and produced by Passion Pictures NYC/Strange Beast NYC. The… Read more
The Academy and Colin Hesterly: Hammer & Hand
The Academy and Colin Hesterly created this lyrical teaser, Hammer & Hand, “as an allegory for the growth and change at The Academy and how… Read more
Loaded Pictures: Skip Pitts Tribute
Seattle-based Loaded Pictures delivers this lovely tribute to Bo-Keys guitarist, Charles “Skip” Pitts.
mcbess & Simon for Good Books: Havana Heat (vaguely NSFW)
Last spring, Buck and Antfood blew our minds with “Metamorphosis,” a psychedelic short promoting charity-friendly book retailer, Good Books. Written in the style of Hunter… Read more
Oh Yeah Wow for Stereolove
Gloriously. Demented. The good folks at Oh Yeah Wow are certainly on a roll. Jayden Dowler directs the latest for Stereolove, aptly described as “Mussolini… Read more
Lucas Zanotto: The Real Bears
Here in New York City, Mayor Bloomberg recently championed some controversial restrictions on the sale of sugary soda drinks, sparking debates about how much government… Read more
Punga: Viggle MusicBoy
The cool kids of Punga are back again with this sweet animation for Viggle. And as usual, they are cool enough to share with us… Read more
Moth: Mad Dogs and Englishmen
Make sure to check out the full version of Moth Collective’s Mad Dogs and Englishmen – not only for the wonderful design and animation, but… Read more
Process: Psyop’s Prequels for Dishonored
Bethesda’s Dishonored (developed by Arkane Studios) was one of the mostly hotly anticipated games of the year. Thanks to nearly three years of pre-production, the… Read more
“Home” by Luiz Stockler
The talented Luiz Stockler just finished his new animated short, ‘Home’. A bit NSFW… but awesome regardless!
Hiraoka Masanobu for Sincho
Introspective and emotionally resonant piece from Hiraoka Masanobu.
Nicolas Menard: Micromachines
Cute minimalistic animation by Nicolas Menard, made with crayons!
Anima Mundi Festival 2012 Opening Titles by Guilherme Marcondes
Adapting a print piece for animation can be kind of a crapshoot. Sometimes it turns out great, sometimes not so great. Guess how it turns… Read more
Celyn Brazier for Wagon Christ
Celyn Brazier, one of my favorite illustrators, pays homage to the Thaumatrope in his latest for Wagon Christ.