Trippin’ with Golden Wolf for Skullcandy

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London animation prodco Golden Wolf pull Houston Rocket James Harden down the Skullcandy rabbit hole in this gritty new :60 for the brand’s Crusher headphone produced thru Blacklist. [Read more]

Juanjo Guarnido and Fortiche: “Freak of the Week”

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Spanish director/animator/comic artist Juanjo Guarnido, who honed his animation chops at Disney on films like Tarzan, Atlantis and Brother Bear, teams with Paris animation house Fortiche to pound out a deliriously mad new video for “Freak of the Week” from Swedish prog metal artists Freak Kitchen. [Read more]

Giant Ant: “Stickboy, An Opera in Three Acts”

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Vancouver motion phenoms Giant Ant push their story telling talents into dark, dramatic, wide-screen territory with this riveting animated backdrop commissioned by the Vancouver Opera for “Stickboy” based on the book of the same name by Canadian spoken word artist Shane Koyczan with music by Neil Weisensel. [Read more]

Buck and McDonalds “Heart Winter”

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Jingle-bell-happy 2D/3D animated :30 from Ryan Honey and the Buck LA crew for McDonalds seasonal “hot and tasty white cocoa refreshment” featuring enough cute character work and clever transitions to last you through the holidays. Agency: Leo Burnett. [Read more]

Michal Socha Goes Inside Homer for New Couch Gag

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Seriously deranged new Simpsons open from designer/director Michał Socha and the animation crew at BrosFX in Warsaw, Poland thru LA-based Acme Filmworks. [Read more]

James Farr: Alien vs Predator vs Trick or Treat

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Animator/director/writer/artist James Farr pays the bills as creative development director at Steelehouse Productions in Tulsa, Oklahoma but makes the world giggle a whole lot more with his own short films, like this Halloween treat called “A.V.P.V.T.O.T” (with music by Digital Math). [Read more]