Solar

Ian Wharton and Edward Shires have put together a short film entitled "Solar". The film "is a tale of the sun, moon and two characters who inhabit a world that relies on day and night perhaps more than it would seem" according to Ian and Edward. Both have recently graduated from Cumbria Institue of the […] [Read more]

JOHN K FOR COMCAST

The jaw-wrenching slap provided by the first season of Ren and Stimpy seems like forever ago, but John K is still practicing the fine art of cel animated nonsense. Okay, it’s a watered-down corp-friendly shadow of it’s former glory but a man has got to pay the bills and feed the hamster. And it looks […] [Read more]

BACONMANIA FROM HORNET

  1 part archival Beatlemania footage,  2 parts total ham, animate with Hornet Inc. to make this new Baconator spot for Wendy’s. Agency: Saatchi & Saatchi Director: Peter SluszkaProduction: Hornet Inc.  [Read more]

Man Vs. Great Northern

Man vs. Magnet (aka Matt Smithson) is back. This time he teamed up with director Josh Forbes on a music video for  the Great Northern track "Home". According to Smithson, "Josh Forbes sent me his treatment and I storyboarded it out. We collaborated on some animation ideas such as the animated lines coming out of […] [Read more]

THE IMPORTANCE OF JULY 17

Yes, I know you’re excited because today (July 17) is David Hasselhoff’s birthday, but please focus people – it is also the deadline to get your entry into Cut&Paste. [Read more]

MAKE SOME SPILLED OIL

Make in Minneapolis is putting their personal projects to good use with a string of spec PSAs aimed at environmental problems. They had a go at torturing this pack of unlucky squirrels earlier this year, but the studio lets the comedy slide in this traditionally animated piece about the plight of sea creatures.     [Read more]

THE EMOTIONAL SIDE OF MTV BRAZIL

From Rmax Studio comes this charmer for MTV Brazil. Illustrations by Guilherme Marconi, animation by Richard Maximo (Rmax), music by Cromo.sonica. Watch MTV Brazil Happiness / Sadness here. [Read more]

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]