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ITFS 2015 “Filmfabrik”

Take a surreal and completely mad mixed media/2D trip into the animation process with Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg student directors Alireza Hashempour and Malaeke Farhangadib in their ID for the 2015 Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film. [Read more]

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Behind the Scenes of Disney “Playmation”

Vancouver VFX house The Embassy reveal their extensive and detailed efforts behind this ambitious web film for Playmation, Disney’s new line of wearable tech toys and connected apps featuring Marvel’s Avengers and Star Wars. [Read more]

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Sweet and Beautiful: Yawen Zheng “Every Star”

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]

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Dvein + Trizz: Alagoas “Ghosts”

The Dvein directing crew teams with fellow Barcelonians and CG/VFX specialists Trizz, plus Madrid VFX shop Lanczos to explore the dangers of drinking extraterrestrial psychotropic fluids in this new music video for “Ghosts” from Brooklyn band Alagoas. [Read more]

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

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]

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Swinging with Ultimate Spider-Man for Disney XD

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]

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

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]

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Patrick Clair Interview: True Detective Season 2 Titles

Turns out HBO’s critically acclaimed and relentlessly gritty True Detective series is an anthology. So if the cast, location and narrative arcs all change each season, how do you handle the titles – especially if you won the Outstanding Main Title Design Emmy for the first season? [Read more]