Lucas Zanotto: Geile Weine
Director Lucas Zanotto puts a cute spin on the played out “frozen moment” concept for Geile Weine. Fun process images on Flickr.
Trunk Animation: Gelato Go Home
Oh… those ice cream vans, who would have thought? Gelato Go Home is a charming animation from Trunk Studios and directed by Alasdair + Jock.… Read more
“A balloon dog is lost in a world of danger. One wrong step and his dancing days are done. Only love, and tango, can possibly… Read more
Joseph Mann: Sandy
Joseph Mann’s perversely cute (and NSFW) stop-action short, “Sandy.”
Two hits for Oreo, each with its own twist
Chances are you’ve seen either one or both of the Oreo “Wonderfilled” spots that have been burning up the interwebs. The :90 anthem was directed… Read more
PES for Het Klokhuis
PES strikes again, this time to create a title sequence for Dutch show “Het Klokhuis.”
Colosse – A Wood Tale
Some months ago we announced the teaser, and now “Colosse – A Wood Tale”, the sweet new short directed by Hornet’s Yves Geleyn, is out. This beautifully handcrafted… Read more
Julia Pott – Valentine’s Day Card
Cute Valentine’s Day animation, by Julia Pott for MTV Liquid Television.
No-Domain: “Lullaby Crocodile”
Audiovisual design studio No-Domain put together this refreshing video piece titled Lullaby Crocodile.
Fresh Impressions on Brandmarks (from my 5-year-old)
Watch a five-year-old identify an array of corporate logos and offer insight into their brand in Fresh Impressions on Brandmarks (from my 5-year-old).
Out of Sight
Out of Sight on Vimeo. So this is a year old, but it’s still wonderful, and I can’t believe it’s slipped through my posting schedule.… Read more
Nelson Boles – Little Boat
Nelson Boles is back! His latest project, Little Boat, will put a smile on your face. I guarantee.
The Panda Rabbit
A mixture of live-action, puppetry and stop-motion has resulted in the super-cute The Panda Rabbit, by Randy D. Rosario — his debut film as a director/animator.… Read more
Spike Jonze and Olympia Le-Tan: Mourir Auprès de Toi
Mourir Auprès de Toi (To Die By Your Side) is a fantastic stop-motion film, the result of a collaboration between Spike Jonze and the French… Read more
Check out the cool style of New York-based designer Jay Quercia.
Punga does the magic for Fox Retro
Superb! The word that can describe this sweet animation done by the talented folks of Punga, for Fox Retro. You can check it out on… Read more
MTV Coca-Cola: 30 Razones para Creer
Gabriel Fermanelli shows his sweet style for MTV Coca-Cola: 30 Razones para Creer.
Bronte: by Ari & Jason for Gotye
Bronte (official film clip) from Gotye on Vimeo. One of my favorite musicians, Wally de Backer (more commonly known as Gotye), recently released a fantastic… Read more
The Resale Right
Le droit de suite (The Resale Right) — VA from Pierre-Emmanuel Lyet on Vimeo (via Drawn). Time and again I have been moved by the… Read more
Bilar by Pinata
Some lovable quirky characters and lovely environments for this campaign for Finnish lollies “Bilar.”
Travelodge “Meet The Shellbys”
Travelodge “Meet The Shellbys”: excellent design and animation in these spots directed by Labour. Animation by Tiny Inventions and Music and Sound Design by Antfood.… Read more
Eric Xu’s ‘Balloon’
Eric Xu’s graduation thesis piece from SVA features some nice art direction, lovely character design for the main little fella, and a dark twist at… Read more
Not To Scale/Ubik: LateRooms.com “Bubbles”
London-based production company Not To Scale and director Ubik mustered their talents for agency BMB and discount hotel booking service LateRooms.com in “Bubbles.” The :30… Read more
A Fair Future For All: animated manifesto film from the UK Labour Party.
A Fair Future For All: animated manifesto film from the UK Labour Party. Interesting use of animation and character design for political advertising.