Stay Inspired with STASH 114

If you’ve never experienced The Stash Permanent Collection, now’s the time with a FREE 30-day subscription. Our 114th issue adds another 31 outstanding animation, VFX and motion projects to the planet’s largest online video design library, plus behind-the-scenes features and exclusive interviews. [Read more]

Warm and Wooly: Marc & Emma Release “Oh Willy”

Marc & Emma_Oh Willy | STASH MAGAZINE

After wooing audiences and collecting awards at over 80 festivals, the warm, wooly and wonderfully absurd stop motion opus “Oh Willy” by Belgian directing duo Marc James Roels and Emma De Swaef went online this morning. [Read more]

Behind the Scenes on “Autism Speaks” with Gui Marcondes

Lobo BBDO Autism Speaks | STASH MAGAZINE

Building his narrative on the experiences of Jacob, an 11 year-old autistic boy, NYC-based director/CD Guilherme Marcondes and the Sao Paulo crew of Lobo use a mix of miniatures and CG to craft a touching and informative piece for US advocacy org Autism Speaks thru BBDO NY and the Ad Council. [Read more]

Stop Motion Masterwork “Goutte d’Or”

Christophe Peladan Goutte d'Or | STASH MAGAZINE

So here’s the thing: the love interest is nubile, naked, flies a broom, and her octopus-wig doubles as her chaperone fending off the lusty advances of an undead, one-eyed old pirate captain while three also-undead sailors hang around playing musical wingmen. [Read more]

Behind the Scenes on “Boom is Life” with Director Jesse Collett

Jesse Collett_Boom is Life | STASH MAGAZINE

London director/designer Jesse Collett graduated from the Royal College of Art in 2014 on the strength of this low key but technically adventurous short film he describes as “an ethereal, multi-dimensional mashup of real and animated elements.” [Read more]

Garage-punk Meets Claymation: Radkey “Glore”

Nicos Livesey_Radkey | STASH MAGAZINE

Shake up your Friday with this two-minute blast of hyperactive and hallucinatory stop-motion from Blinkink director Nicos Livesey and a micro-crew of three animators for US garage-punk outfit Radkey. Produced thru Channel 4’s Random Acts art initiative. [Read more]