Sweet and Beautiful: Yawen Zheng “Every Star”

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Yawen Zheng, an animation student from the USC School of Cinematic Arts, just sent us her first year film called “Every Star,” a sweet solo project about “A mysterious boy from nature who collects stars and sends them to every city child who is unable to see the stars through the foggy sky.” [Read more]

Kelly Macdonald, Philip Glass for Maggie’s: “Donors”

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Boutique London prodco Blac Ionica leverage the popularity of zoetropes and the GIF-like loops they generate to illustrate this 90-second charmer for Maggie’s Cancer Charity which also boasts a VO by Kelly Macdonald (Boardwalk Empire, Trainspotting) and a score by minimalist master Philip Glass. [Read more]

Swinging with Ultimate Spider-Man for Disney XD

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London animation prodco Golden Wolf plays fast and loose with the planet’s favorite spider-bite victim and amorphous extraterrestrial parasite (aka Venom) in this frenetic blast for “Ultimate Spiderman” running on Disney XD. [Read more]

Youth Experimental Studio: Kool A.D. “Hickory”

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Youth Experimental Studio, a multidisciplinary graphic design firm based in Lima, Peru, roto’s up a fluid and sunny treatment for “Hickory” (Featuring Talib Kweli and Boots Riley) by San Francisco musician/author/artist Kool A.D. [Read more]

CANAL+ “L’expérience Cube S”

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Partizan director Antoine Bardou Jacquet, Paris VFX masters Mathematic and agency BETC exploit your expectations of well-worn sci-fi tropes to jolt the Cube S set-top box from Canal+ into your consciousness. [Read more]

Moth Collective: HIAS “For the Refugee”

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London animation and illustration studio Moth Collective combines both those talents into a powerful promo for the 130-year old American charity HIAS who work “to address the global refugee crisis by protecting refugees and displaced persons throughout the world and helping them to build new lives in safety and with dignity.” [Read more]