ELEPHANTS DREAMS

Elephants dreams is the first movie make in opensource software by Orange Open Movie Project team from Amsterdam. The opensource 3D software is Blender. This movie was released at 24 march 2006 in Amsterdam, now it’s in Cannes festival. Download elephants dreams [Read more]

Dvein

Spanish Duo Dvein recently created one of two opening title sequences for the OFFF conference in Barcelona! These guys ROCK! [Read more]

BUCK: FROM NYC WITH LOVE

Word on the street, West coast BUCK is set to open a new shiny office in NYC. The New York roster inculdes CD Orion Tait and EP Suzanne Potashnick. Click on the "money buck" for more on BUCK LA. Craving some BUCK eye candy? Click on the freaky beast thing below to see their sweet […] [Read more]

ROBOT WAXES POETIC

In this promotional clip from Sony Robotics you can hear Qrio, still the most advanced "toy" robot, talk to a group of children in metaphors. Sony produced the clip to show the robot was not only capable of recognizing abstract concepts but expressing varied emotion (even longing) as well. Kind of touches you in a […] [Read more]

Butterfly Ball: Love Is All

Love Is All A clip from The Butterfly Ball, an animated feature that was apparently never completed, but made for a record by Deep Purple’s Roger Glover. This song,”Love is All” has Ronnie James Dio on vocals. Fantastic psychedelic stoner rock… for kids!!! More info here & here [Read more]

HOMAGE TO JOHN WOO

E3 is over and there was at least one breakout cinematic (see my post below) but this Exteel trailer from 2005 still holds a place in my heart for balletic violence and sheer number of rounds fired. [Read more]

SIGHTS AND SOUNDS IN SPAIN

We seem to be on an event kick here so I thought I’d throw in Sonar 2006 – don’t know a thing about it except what I see on the site; The "13th Barcelona International Festival of Advanced music and Multimedia". Looks like a brilliant line up for tunes and visuals. Does JetBlue fly JFK-Barcelona? [Read more]

AIGA NY’s Fresh Dialogue: Making Magazines

Courtesy of the Society of Publication Designers, here’s some news on AIGA New York’s upcoming event in New York City on Wednesday, June 7.  Fresh Dialogue 22: Making Magazines presents three young publishing gurus who are reinventing how magazines are made. James Truman moderates a panel that includes Tod Lippy, creator of Esopus; Lisa Farjam of […] [Read more]