Interview: Jean-Paul Frenay, OFFF Quebec Titles 2015

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Belgium-based director/CD/artist Jean-Paul Frenay talks to Stash about the brooding and ambitious titles he created for the second edition of the OFFF Festival in Quebec with VFX help from the Paris branch of Prodigious [Read more]

Golden Wolf Opens OFFSET 2015

Golden Wolf_OFFSET 2015 | STASH MAGAZINE

OFFSET, Dublin’s multi-disciplinary creative festival, opened their 2015 presentation on Friday with a title sequence jammed with cheeky felines and freeform typography created by London animation prodco Golden Wolf and hometown audio house Echolab. [Read more]

FITC Tokyo 2015 Opens With a Glitch

FITC 2015 | STASH MAGAZINE

FITC Tokyo 2015 opened with this complex, dense and hypnotic piece of chaos created by a collaboration of designers, typographers, animators, programmers and musicians spanning three timezones to “contrast the harmonies of traditional Japanese culture against the backdrop and sensory overload of present-day Tokyo.” [Read more]

Monarchy Opens PromaxBDA Africa

Monarchy_ PromaxBDA Africa | STASH MAGAZINE

Refreshing take on the design event title sequence from director Derrick Pitts and the crew at Johannesburg creative agency Monarchy to open PromaxBDA Africa. So many fun/bizarre/random ultra-short bursts of design packed into 70 seconds all held together by the cinematography and surgical edit by Jean-Yves Martin. [Read more]

Bif and Mill+ Open Playgrounds Festival 2014

Bif Mill+ Playgrounds Festival 2014 | STASH MAGAZINE

Fabrice Le Nezet and Jules Janaud (aka Mill+ directing collective Bif) launched the Playgrounds Festival 2014 last week with this title sequence reflecting the organizers’ wish “for something experimental, eclectic and artistic.” [Read more]

Faythe Levine and Sam Macon “SIGN PAINTERS”

By the looks of the trailer, typography fans and design nerds alike should find lots to love in the new “Sign Painters” doc directed by Faythe Levine and Sam Macon “showcasing the past, present and future of the hand painted sign in the USA.”

The film looks into the process and personalities of both industry legends and rising stars including Keith Knecht, Bob Dewhurst, Ira Coyne, Gary Martin and NY’s Colossal Media and is now available for rental/purchase online or community-driven screenings.

Enter discount code “typography” to take $1 off any version of the film purchased. [Read more]