Out to prove their abilities beyond motion design, leftchannel spec out a sinuous, psychotropic and all too brief Target spot showcasing the talents of their character animation team lead by Jenna Jaillet and Taehee Lee.
Jaillet joins leftchannel after three years of feature work at Sony Image Works: “With a camera move as complicated as this you need a lot of communication between the different departments involved. We have very talented artists here and the end product of ‘Under The Big Top’ effectively melds hand-drawn animation with 3D and graphic design seamlessly.” [Read more]
The Vancouver motion scene has long been dominated by TV series and feature work with occasional bursts of killer commercial VFX from studios like The Embassy, but Giant Ant, who bill themselves as a “storytelling studio who develop and produce content for digital platforms and television,” are quietly building an [Read more]
Hey USA-types, before you doze off after stuffing your gob this evening, plunk down 99 cents on iTunes and buy Thanksgiving’s first comic-philanthropic-anthem called “Tryptophan Slow Jam” an ode to the tranquilizing powers of a certain essential amino acid found in turkey and, as it turns out, a whole lot of other foods [Read more]
Nicolas Ménard, a graphic designer from Montreal, moved to London last year to complete an MA in animation at the Royal College of Art where he drew inspiration for this striking short film from his homesickness and the ongoing breakup with the girlfriend he left behind. “When I arrived in London I had this constant, weird [Read more]
Just yesterday I was thinking how long it had been since we had to label a clip as potentially dangerous for public consumption. Then, bang! – the fine people at Mathematic in Paris dropped this extraordinary MV in my inbox. Directed by French wunderduo Mrzyk & Moriceau for Warp Records, the clip explores misandry with a [Read more]