Impossible Pictures seeks designer, animator, art director

!mpossible Pictures is seeking designer/animators for immediate help with pitches and projects for networks and advertising. Immediate need is for freelancers. Ability to travel and work on-site is a big plus. Check out the Jobs Feed for more info.  [Read more]

A LITTLE DUTCH AFKICKEN

Vast array of new work from Rotterdam studio Shop Around out in this posting including illustration, corp IDs, websites and broadcast design like this crazed on-air package for a show called "Afkicken" on BNN the Dutch public TV network aimed at teens.     [Read more]

YUMMY YUMERIC

Here’s the newest from Umeric – you know, the cool little studio in Sydney who did these frikkin weird things for MTV a awhile ago. Yes, well their latest is for Nike thru W+K Shanghai and is built around Chinese b-ball phenom Yi Jianlian who also delivers the VO (apparently something inspirational about how foreign […] [Read more]

VOYEURS AT THE ASYLUM

Fans of Mike Figgis’ 2000 film "Timecode" should appreciate this promo for The HBO Voyeur Project where the lives lived in eight apartments are exposed and interconnected. Created by BBDO New York, directed by RSA’s Jake Scott, with post and VFX by Asylum, each floor was shot separately with the action linked temporally by a […] [Read more]

THE BOND THAT BINDS

From director Fredrik Bond comes proof life is just way better in Prague. Twenty-somethings can afford massively stunning apartments and their cell phones have Houdini-esque powers which allow your inner dancer to break free. The Mill, London supply the cool cable action. Agency: Ogilvy & Mather – Beijing, Production company: Sonny, Music: Dead Mono. [Read more]

HAIL TO THE MACHINE

Just when you think you’ve uncovered all the cool animation studios in France you stumble upon yet another one. They call themselves Machine Molle, their studio is in Paris and they constructed this striking b&w promo for Cartier with fellow Parisians and art directors extraordinaire H5. (Update – QT link fixed)   [Read more]

WHAT THE #$%& WAS THAT?

Awesome surreal cynical pop-art music video for Lyapis Trubetskoy "Capital" (including tried and true morphing techniques) from Russian prodco CosmoFilms.  Exactly the sort of bizarro  video oddity that late night web surfing yearns to find. [Read more]

“THE PEARCE SISTERS”

Here’s a clip from "The Pearce Sisters", a new nine-minute short from Aardman director Luis Cook (based on a short story by Mick Jackson) about "love, loneliness, guts, gore, nudity, violence, smoking and cups of tea."  The film is off to a blinding start on the fest circuit winning The Special Jury Award at Annecy […] [Read more]