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    Making of CANAL+ “The Kitchen”

    Watch how Paris VFX powerhouse Unit Image, Partizan director Antoine Bardou-Jacquet and agency BETC combine forces for a VFX rampage through a French kitchen to make the case for the quality of TV channels available on Canal+. [Read more]

FOREIGN OFFICE UPDATE

It’s been a while since I checked in on Foreign Office in London and was happy to find a bunch of new work that, as usual, is all over the place in terms of styles but always fun, unfussy and visually striking. Check out this open for VH1 Classics.     [Read more]

ANTIHEROE

Angel de Fraganillo is "ANTIHEROE" [Read more]

LOTS AND LOTS OF BATTERIES INCLUDED

This online short film from HSI director Joseph Kahn for German solar-power pioneers Solon AG is a kind of PSA that uses Bruckhiemer-scale production values to prod you into thinking about the sheer quantity of power that arrives from the sun each day.  It was shot at Universal Studios in Hollywood with blockbuster VFX from […] [Read more]

QUIETMAN PANICS AT THE DISCO

Here’s a nicely staged and well-shot brand new video for Panic At the Disco that makes you wonder how they did that. The walls of the shoulder-mounted aquarium tanks are double-paned which keeps the talent dry and the fish wet but the trick left tell tale edges in the water that shattered the illusion. Using […] [Read more]

TIM DILLON’S OSCAR

Tim Dillon is the founder and CD of On Screen Creative in London doing jobs for clients like Zero 7 and Tiger Beer. Oscar is a personal work with a low key kind of charm that feels about right here at the tail end of a holiday long weekend (with summer edging relentlessly from my […] [Read more]

Artwork from Normal Natural

Lance Sells, the brains behind design studio Motherland also keeps an ongoing art archive of his solo work at Normal Natural.  Really interesting paintings, sketches, video, etc. that show insight into the brilliance of his commercial work. [Read more]

BATEMAN365

You may have heard about New Yorker Scott Bateman and his quest to do an animated short every day for a year. Well, here are the greatest hits and even with the minimal animation this "What’s Up With Borscht?" clip (from day 269) is frigging hilarious. [Read more]

STARDUST GIVES BIRTH TO CREEPY

I’ve watched this new California Coastal Commission spot a couple of times now, and it just keeps getting more disturbing with each viewing. The great look (way to go Stardust), the bang on message, and the eerie sound design makes this one a true skin-crawler. There’s just something insanely off putting about mixing innocence, putrescence, […] [Read more]