STUDIO AKA FOR PONTIAC

Here’s a well-crafted spot that slips a little heart into the imploding vehicle trend (Method for Hummer, Digital Domain for Lexus, Mac Guff Ligne for Adidas etc.). It’s from Toronto agency Mclaren McCann and one of my fave London animation houses Studio AKA and was inspired by UK artist Cornelia Parker’s Cold, Dark Matter: An […] [Read more]

NEW AND IMPROVED ZERO 7 (NOW WITH FRUIT)

Last week on FEED, FreezerBURN made a post on the recent Duckeye/Rokkit music video for the song "Futures" by Zero 7 featuring Jose Gonzalez. This week we have another visual feast for the same track by way of Robert Siedel. This is the first video from Siedel since his experimental film _grau from 2004. In […] [Read more]

The four pillars of hip hop

EyeballNYC turns in some nice 3D work for this spanking new national Jeep spot but you’ll also notice four well-worn (read very tired) visual devices – grafitti/drippy paint, b-boys, DJs and MCs. Eyeball says they protested that all four had been played to death in pop culture, but these, according to GlobalHue – an agency […] [Read more]

New jig for jag

I have not been a fan of the latest ultra-pretentious-wanna-be-a-Vogue-shoot campaign for Jaguar but I also believe credit is due when progress is made. This latest clip, designed and edited by Outside Editorial – though still hobbled with narrative-halting stills of beautiful people – manages to build a momentum and suspense that had me watching […] [Read more]

UVPH for SCI FI

New York’s uvphactory designed, directed, shot all the footage (16mm, Super 8) and handled vfx and editing on this multi-textured trailer for a new six-episode miniseries on Sci Fi called  ‘The Lost Room’. The series got the greenlight and based on the strength of this clip uvph got the gig to handle all the packaging […] [Read more]

72 AND SUNNY FLATTEN FOR AVIA

72 And Sunny the kooky minds behind the recent G4 Star Trek 2.0 spots have taken their knack for low-fi animation to Avia with pleasing results. Respect and Drafting broke this week and will be airing on all of ESPNs networks and in viral format over at www.runnersworld.com 72andSunny CDs: John Boiler, Glenn ColeOver Two […] [Read more]

CAS CG For TVN

On the off chance you weren’t in Eastern Europe earlier this month, here’s a stylish b’cast package created by the team over at New York design + animation studio CA Square. Nice to see that strong design is alive and well respected in Poland. Nice concept, sweet design, beautiful animation–Check it out here.   [Read more]

THE BROTHERS STRAUSE TAPPED FOR FEATURE

Seems Hollywood has discovered a new vein of directing talent. Following the announcement Neill Blomkamp will jump to helming features with Halo comes word that The Brothers Strause will direct Alien vs Predator 2 for 20th Century Fox and Davis Entertainment. Greg and Colin Strause are repped by tight and are principles in the Santa […] [Read more]