• Uri Nakayama Spring Time Old Man | STASH MAGAZINE

    Hoji Tsuchiya: Uri Nakayama “Spring time-old man”

    The off kilter music and lyrics of Japanese singer-songwriter (and hairdresser) Uri Nakayama finds a perfect mate in the playful, unstructured and unpredictable visual talents of Berlin-based artist/director Hoji Tsuchiya in this track called “Spring Time-old Man.” [Read more]

BBC Rio Olympics | STASH MAGAZINE

Againstallodds: BBC OLYMPICS “RIO 2016″

Passion Pictures directing collective Againstallodds (Derek Picken and Niklas Rissler) are on a roll, following their recent Cyber Grand Prix at the Cannes Lions for “Justino” with the ambitious animated centerpiece for BBC’s coverage of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games starting on August 5th. [Read more]

STYLE FRAMES design conference | STASH MAGAZINE

Meet the First Wave of STYLE FRAMES 2016 Speakers

From design, animation, and VFX to interactive and VR, the first 23 speakers announced for the 2016 STYLE FRAMES Design Conference offer strong opinions and real-world insights into winning the art of pitch – on stage this Nov 7-8 at the SVA theatre in New York. [Read more]

Chipotle The Love Story| STASH MAGAZINE

Saschka Unseld: Chipotle “A Love Story”

Passion Pictures director Saschka Unseld turns the character and narrative talents he honed at Pixar to the latest chapter in Chipotle’s ongoing series of heart-tugging, music-driven and multi-award-winning branded short films. [Read more]

BETC_Peugeot 2008 | STASH MAGAZINE

Behind the Scenes on Peugeot “Storm”

Nice insight into the massive and masterful water simulations from Paris VFX and post powerhouse Digital District in this :45 for Peugeot’s 2008 crossover directed by Partizan’s Antoine Bardou-Jacquet thru BETC Paris. [Read more]

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Elastic “The Origins of Ilvermorny”

Director Andy Hall and the Elastic crew conjure an ominous and atmospheric animated tale in the studio’s second film for JK Rowling’s “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” for Warner Bros. [Read more]

Edward Gorey Accidents | STASH MAGAZINE

Edward Gorey “Accidents, Blunders and Calamities”

Forty-four third year Bachelor of Art and Design students at the Media Design School in Auckland, New Zealand turn the jet-black humor of Edward Gorey’s “Accidents, Blunders and Calamitiesis” loose on 30 unlucky CG creatures in this mini-masterwork of seamless VFX and beat-perfect comic timing. [Read more]

San Sebastian Bridge of Coexistence | STASH MAGAZINE

Making of San Sebastian’s “Bridge of Coexistence”

Anointed the European Capital of Culture 2016, the coastal Basque resort city of San Sebastian marked the honor with a sweeping and tasteful installation on the picturesque Maria Cristina bridge designed and implemented by Barcelona studio Tigrelab. [Read more]

Bananas Short Film | STASH MAGAZINE

The Secret Life of “Bananas”

Mixing the silly with the sublime, London director/designers Xander Marritt and Elias Freiberger team with FutureDeluxe to concoct a striking CG short about “the conscious and subconscious. Reality and surreality. A reflection of life, a personification of the immediacy in the way we conduct ourselves.” [Read more]