Ivan Dorn for WWF Yandex by Petrick Animation | STASH MAGAZINE

Birds Records: Saving Birds with Birdsong

Like they did for their Moscow Coat of Arms project, Russian animation studio Petrick united a cast of illustration and animation talent to craft this brand film/music video to launch Yandex.Music’s non-profit label Birds Records. [Read more]

Pedro Allevato Remembers the “Dark Room”

In Pedro Allevato’s stark and personal new animated short film “Dark Room”, the discovery of a roll of old film triggers a young man’s reflection on past relationships as the ghost of his ex-girlfriend returns to haunt him. [Read more]

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint: What Makes a Ghost trailer with VFX by MPC | STASH MAGAZINE

Mikros MPC Ask What Makes a Ghost?

The latest Ubisoft work from Mikros MPC for Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint is a feature-level, five-minute live-action thriller (packing 80 VFX shots plus three more in full CG) in collaboration with Frenzy director Vellas and DOP Khalid Mohtaseb. [Read more]

Ron Artis II In My Heart music video by Pedro Conti, Fernando Peque | STASH MAGAZINE

Ron Artis II “In My heart” Music Video

Directed by Brazilian animators Pedro Conti and Fernando Peque (alumni of Disney’s Moana and multiple DreamWorks projects), the video for “In My Heart” by American singer-songwriter Ron Artis II is a feel-good ode to making deeper connections. [Read more]

It’s Raining Games: “Playstation Now” by Mischa Rozema

Nexus director (and PostPanic founder/CD) Mischa Rozema makes it rain for Sony Interactive’s PlayStation Now cloud gaming subscription service in this action blockbuster spot thru adam&eveDDB in London. [Read more]

ASN Bank “The Shadybug” by Ambassadors

For their latest animated commercial for ASN Bank thru Amsterdam agency Selmore, the Ambassadors crew mix miniature sets and CG characters to make a serious (and timely) point about how the bank refuses to deal with shady regimes. [Read more]

Apex Legends Crypto Forever Family by Passion Pictures | STASH MAGAZINE

Mads Broni Directs Apex Legends “Forever Family”

Danish director Mads Broni, who hit the Stash radar in late 2017 with his atmospheric animated short “7th Aeon”, ramps up the sci-fi thriller action here in new work for Respawn’s Apex Legends thru Passion Pictures. [Read more]

School of Motion 2019 Motion Design Survey | STASH MAGAZINE

Required Reading: 2019 Motion Design Survey Results

The School of Motion crew recently interviewed 1,000+ working motion designers from 95 countries to “identify and dissect key trends” in the industry including income differences based on gender, experience, education, and employment type. [Read more]