MK12 Interview: Making “Man of Action! II: Ashes of Vengeance”
For many, MK12 is where it all started. Just as Kyle Cooper’s iconic title sequence for Se7en signaled a renaissance for the craft of opening credits,… Read more
Terminix: Death to Mosquitoes
Dress Code does it again with this wonderful spot for Terminix. Agency: Havas Worldwide, Chicago Chief Creative Officer: Jason Peterson Creative Director / Art Director:… Read more
Golden Wolf for Wawa
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MPC: “Sunny and Steve – Enjoy the Sweets”
Just in time for Easter weekend, “Sunny and Steve” from MPC’s NY office has a look as cute and cuddly as its rascally rabbit antagonist.… Read more
Modern Love: Under His Misspell
NYC-based designer/animator Joe Donaldson was commissioned by the New York Times to create an animated interpretation of “Under His Misspell,” a column penned by Jessie… Read more
Celyn: Vitra “Map Table”
With a charming jewel tone palete and lovingly wrought 2D animation, designer/director Celyn (Nexus Productions) shows how simplicity and complexity can coexist in “Map Table.”… Read more
Franz Ferdinand – Right Action
Jonas Odell directs another music video for Franz Ferdinand diving deep into a classic retro graphical language.
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.
Royale rings in the Holidays with “The Bell Ringer”
Last year’s holiday short from Royale, “The Impossible Present,” featured a mischievous kid with an iron will. The mischief continues in this year’s short, “The… Read more
Raúl Burgos Gómez updates
Chilean designer/illustrator Raúl Burgos Gómez updates with some lovely work.
Fresh Paint Studios for Epix
Directors Kevin Robinson and Greg Herman crank out 90 (yes, nine-zero) spots for the launch of EPIX Drive-In, a new B-Movie network.
The main sequence for X-Men: First Class, produced by Prologue, has a special retro/2D hand-made feel and serves as a strong example of how a… Read more
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
JESS3 for ESPN: TV Ratings 101
JESS3 goes old school for ESPN in TV Ratings 101. Check out their process here.
Visual Creatures’ Funny or Die interstitials
John Cranston and Ryan McNeely (aka Visual Creatures) brought you these delicious celebration of retro mo-graph. ADDITION: Styleframes by David Pocull can be found here.… Read more
The Vikings: Weedol “B-Movie”
The Vikings (Rokkit) direct a campy B-movie advert for Weedol and agency DLKW.
TELEPHONEME by MK12
MK12 has just released another in-house project, a short film called TELEPHONEME. It brings the idea of “language working as a double-agent, carrying a hidden… Read more
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