DRAWN AND QUARTERED

The Quarter is a new collective of writers, directors, designers and animators launched by NY’s Nola Pictures. Charlie Curran, EP/founder at Nola, says the focus is on "insightful execution, especially in non-traditional media.  We try to tailor the message by catering to and entertaining the specific audiences that frequent these destinations." Example: Spike TV viral […] [Read more]

COLD BLOODED RHINO

Manhattan’s Rhinofx released the fourth webisode of ATI’s Ruby-driven action-adventures called "Cold Blooded" today. The series – launched in 2004 by Rhinofx and CD/director Harry Dorrington and designed to showcase the brawn of ATI’s 3D gaming accelerators – has spawned the expected crop of Ruby merchandise as well as strangely anachronistic “Miss Ruby” contests where […] [Read more]

MORE 3D FROM FUEL: WRIGLEY’S EXTRA

  Have you noticed the high quality 3D work coming out of Sydney-based Fuel VFX these last few months? Here’s a quick recap:  Sony, Johnny Walker, Sony (again), and now this spot (first of two) for Wrigley’s Extra with its adorable vinyl toy inspired food items. Nice work Fuel. Director: Jonathan Baker DOP: Nigel BluckProducer: […] [Read more]

MEGUNICA TRAILER

  The first official trailer for the Lorenzo Fonda, Blu, Mecurio Films street art documentary filmed in Mexico, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Costa Rica and Argentina is now online. Watch the trailer for Megunica here. More about Megunica here. [Read more]

FAKE MAKES BREAKS

In Finland they use a "jatkuu" (Finnish for "pause" or "to be continued") to signal the start or end of a TV commercial break. Here is a whole string of short and off-the-wall jatkuu made for the Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma in Helsinki by Fake Graphics and aired on Channel 4 in Finland. [Read more]

LYNNFOX DRAWS PRETTY WITH THE MILL

Audi A5 “Lines” is one hell of a CG beauty from The Mill London directed by Blink’s Lynn Fox. Inspired by the fine lines of the new Audi A5, the design of “Lines” was a collaboration between Lynn Fox and James Sindle and Mikko Martikainen of The Mill’s 3D team. Made in Maya, and composited […] [Read more]

FRIENDS WITH YOU UPDATES

I’m a total sucker for Friends With You, they seem to release the perfect amount of lunacy every so often that keeps me coming back for more.  A few months ago I posted on FEED the news of their South Beach hot-air balloon take-over, this week with the launch of their new website those of […] [Read more]

FEELING MANIPULATED?

I’m not sure how many people believed a 60 foot marionette could be puppetted through the streets of Reykjavik by helicopters but had I seen this clip when it was released last fall on YouTube I would have wanted to. It’s a spectacular idea for an art project or publicity stunt etc. Turns out in […] [Read more]