Stefan Schomerus: Plywoodpirates

Here’s one thing I learned from school: Stop-motion animation is hard. Damned hard. Not only does it come with all the normal challenges of character… Read more

Pazit Harnoy-Cohen: “Thoughts”

For Pazit Harnoy-Cohen’s final project at the Holon Institute of Technology in Israel, she created “Thoughts,” a stream-of-consciousness daydream worked out in mixed media. Reminiscent… Read more

Aardman Animations: Change4Life

Aardman director Steve Harding-Hill mixed 3D and 2D animation with a great sense of comedic timing to nudge Britons off the couch and into the… Read more

Capitu Titles

So, due to popular demand, I’m pleased to re-present (as a full post) the title sequence to ‘Capitu’–a TV miniseries, based on a 19th century… Read more

2009 Winter X Games

Superfad combines live-action, 3D, illustration, and stop-motion to create this wicked :30 spot for the 2009 Winter X Games. Music by Black Iris. (Thanks, Morgan… Read more

Kris Moyes: Beck “Youthless”

Animator and live action director Kris Moyes never ceases to amaze me—and his latest music video for Beck’s “Youthless” is no exception. “Youthless” is pure… Read more

DAK: Intervelometer

Team DAK’s “Intervelometer” is full of inventive moments and visual surprises

Cocoe: Psycho Typograph

Take a twisted tour through type with this stop-motiony short from Cocoe

Max Hattler + Jemapur: Aannaatt

Director Max Hattler teams up with Japanese electronica artist Jemapur to create Aanaatt, a stop-motion experiment in “analog futurism”

Is It Really All Stop-Motion?

Watch “Building” | Watch “Contents” | Watch “Motor” When I first watched these three commercials by Australian director Liz Murphy and TAXI for RAC Insurance,… Read more