THREE LEGGED SAMURAI

2006 Global Student Animation Award winners Three Legged Legs launched a new film last night called "Samurai". According to the trailer running on the GE Imagination Theatre website the project is a "completely fabricated modern-day ancient true fable".  Good fun and great production values. There is also an excellent selection of bts production stills here. […] [Read more]

NANDO COSTA RE-FUELS

New broadcast projects up from Portland’s preeminent Brazilian motion designer. You can watch both the Telecine IDs and Fuel project in the left hand column of Nando’s site.   [Read more]

THE MILL NY AND MODERNISTA! FOR U2

Boston Agency Modernista! and the Mill NY get busy in the edit suite for U2’s "Windows in the Skies" using archival footage of pop singers to lip-synch the band’s vocals. It could have been cheesy (and it doesn’t work perfectly in every cut) but anyone who has sacrificed their optic nerves searching through too much […] [Read more]

NEW MUSIC VIDEOS FOR 2007

Time to sit back and relax with a little half-tone and oscilloscope action. The new music videos of 2007 are looking fine. Forss "City Ports" directed by Gary Butcher, and Snowdown "Anti-Anti" directed by Donald Emerson (just a heads up, this second video is a long loader, I’ll re-post a better version on our server […] [Read more]

YOUNG GUNS 5

Still in the holiday gift giving spirit? Want to bribe an editor of FEED? I want one of these: The new Art Directors Club book that contains the best work from the ADC Young Guns 5 list of under-30 rising creative stars. Included on this list are Jonathan Notaro from Brand New School, André Stringer […] [Read more]

Assistant Online VFX Artist Needed

"Ethno-Graphic Media (Oklahoma City) is a feature documentary studio that produces films for the 15 to 25-year-old audience. We shoot on location in multiple countries to produce an honest portrayal of controversial issues in a way youth can relate. We hold our films to the highest standards to take our audience on an emotional journey." […] [Read more]

WK12: JOIN THE SCHOOL OF W+K

WK12.4 From Weiden + Kennedy, "we invite twelve creative people – designers, editors, photographers, artists, physicists, lawyers, songwriters – to spend 13 months in W+K’s Portland headquarters, creating and solving problems for good clients like Farm Aid, the city of Portland, GOOD Magazine, the Oregon Shakespeare Festival and Planned Parenthood." Submissions due: January 12, 2007.WK12.4 […] [Read more]

PENTAGRAM REBRANDS CHRISTMAS

Responding to an invitation from WNYC public radio to redesign Christmas, the legendary NY design firm Pentagram analyzed the problem and came up with a thorough and smile-inducing "new inclusive brand architecture for the holiday" that includes a variable naming structure that permits any number of words and symbols to precede the universal suffix “mas” […] [Read more]