NYLON IS SMART

Everyone loves it when boards arrive where the only real "sell" is a tiny logo tag at the end. But what do you do when the thing is wall to wall copy with a big block of legal text at the tail? How do you make that fun to work on, cool for the reel, […] [Read more]

LOCK UP YOUR DAUGHTERS

Patrick Daughters of the The Directors Bureau channels Cunnigham/Lynch to hilarious, horrific and disturbing effect in this new MV for Liars "Plaster Casts of Everything". It’s also a really nice way for Method to show they can break out of the high-end VFX thing when they want. [Read more]

WHAT’S YOUR VODKA MADE OUT OF

At the top the VFX foodchain sits a very few companies with impeccable records and Framestore CFC is one of them. This is their latest, a tall tale for Smirnoff directed by Daniel Kleinman thru Rattling Stick for JWT London. Cut by Steve Gandolphi at Cut & Run. Music by Peter Raeburn at Soundtree. [Read more]

CISMA HITS HARD FOR NIKE

Blacklister Cisma takes a page from the Psyop playbook for the look of this new Nike :30. Nice animation, rendering, camerawork, editing and sound design – unfortunate end tag. Agency: Wieden+Kennedy, Portland Production: Psyop/Blacklist, New York Director: Cisma   Editor: Cisma   Music & Sound Design:  Sound Lounge, New York   [Read more]

Let’s get digitalism

We all know this type of video has been done by many before (Oliver Gondry and Ace Norton to name a few) but it is my duty to keep you informed of the latest (and greatest) post work out there. With that being said, here is a video from the German duo Digitalism with the […] [Read more]

UVPH FOR SWATCH

Two new trippy spots from the crew at UVPH made for the Swatch Euro market and the release of their new puzzle watch. Nice kaleidoscopic fx and 3D rendered arm pieces. Watch 01 and 02. [Read more]

DRIFTING THROUGH MONDAY

Sometimes you need a little mid-afternoon psychotropic video experience to pick yourself up from the Monday blahs. Here’s the recently completed experimental short film from Carl Burton called "Drift" – it’s 10mins long and absolutely 100% logic free – so sit back, zone out, and turn up the Pink Floyd or Aphex Twin or whatever […] [Read more]

BUMBERSHOOT 2007 TRAILER

Anticipating Seattle’s upcoming Bumbershoot 2007 music and arts festival, designer/director Sean Pecknold created this the official trailer for the event. According to Pecknold, Bumbershoot transforms Seattle into a magical city sending every summer off with a bang and it has been so fun to interpret that visually. You can see more of Sean’s work at […] [Read more]