Burcu Sankur and Geoffrey Godet present “The Scaredy Swan”, a 3D animated short film produced by US studio Acme Filmworks. The movie tells the humorous story of a swan who is afraid of water through a neat and stylish graphics.
Based in Barcelona, director Gerardo del Hierro imagined and produced the project “Bildungsroman” : a video which tries to capture the tensions, obstacles, decisions-makings and self-doubts that we have when we grow up. On a music by Fernando Dominguez, a metaphorical and subtil work to watch.
Slovaque artist Dusan Cezek has been very talented in the pixel art and the GIF art with his series “Pixelwood” which features a panorama of famous movie characters and cult scenes. From Men in Black to the Life Aquatic, through The Big Lebowski, his work is to discover entirely in the gallery.
The short animated movie Home Sweet Home was directed by Pierre Clenet, Alejandro Diaz, Romain Mazevet and Stéphane Paccolat at Supinfocom Arles for the end of their studies in 2013. It tells the story of a living house, in the suburbs, which escapes from its sad environment to live adventures and travel. On a music by Valentin Lafort, a touching animated movie to watch.
Light Motif is conceived as a synaesthetic experience based on a visual transposition of Music for 18 Musicians – Section II, by the American composer Steve Reich. Directed by Frédéric Bonpapa, The ambition of the film is to offer a truly hypnotic experience where music can be “seen”, man as monkey being a spectator of the scene. To discover in video.
After Kung Fu Panda, director Mark Osborne has decided to adapt “The Little Prince”, the masterpiece of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, with an animated movie gathering James Franco and Rachel McAdams’ voices. The movie will revisit this French literature classic through the story of a little girl who discovers the book. In theaters on 7th October 2015, in France.
Nicolas Ménard is a Quebec director and graphic designer based in London where he worked with the production studios Nexus. Recently, he directed the video “Illuminate”, a music by British artist Tourist. This video tells the story of a confused man after receiving a love letter in Korean which he can not read. We enter in a mesmerizing graphic journey.
“Have you ever wondered what could be going on in someone’s head?” Here is the question that will try to answer fun new animated film of Pixar, “Vice Versa” through a little girl, Riley. The emotions of the characters are characterized by a headquarters control center of their minds. In theaters the 17th of June.
Here is the new video for the track “Master of the Gentlemanly Art” from Compassion Crew signed on Major Problems Records. Directed by French illustrator artist Simon Landrein, this 6-minute animated video tells the story of a journey by train with curious characters which only him has the secret. To discover.
Tom Hangomat is a French illustrator based in Paris represented by Tiphaine Illustration agency. His latest creation is the work for Printemps stores in collaboration with the Burberry clothing brand. With the help of his friends Theo Guignard, Bruno Mangyoku and Johan Papin, Tom has created all the Christmas windows of the famous store. Find out in the article, the original artwork and photography by Francis Peyrat for in real-life situation.
From a recent break up, a man travels to a secluded clearing in the woods and opens portals to his past in order to reflect on his relationship. Here is the synopsis of this 2D animated video directed by Persistent Peril as a clip for the song Phantom Power by Diagrams. Their album entitled Chromatics will be released soon. To discover.
“Wanderers” is a short animated movie directed by Swedish videomaker Erik Wernquist who imagined what the space colonisation by Man would look like. Through animation, he recreated similarly our Solar system thanks to real photos of space and NASA’s documents. A trip into our galaxy for the unique delight of eyes and images, to watch.
Here is a short animated film made by the studio Identity Visuals and featuring the journey of a space shuttle. The main idea is to tell a story of adventure and space’s exploration visually inspired by 2D side-scrollers. SOLUS is a short story about loneliness, life and sacrifice. To discover.