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Patrick Hanser Paints a Music Video With Help From Playground AI and 20th-century Masters

São Paulo director/musician Patrick Hanser combines his many talents and Playground AI into a video for the first single from his music project Bacará, prompted with art styles from painters including Picasso, Kandinsky, and Miró. [Watch]

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Axl Le and Korean Star Lee Minho Drop “New World, New Meta” Concept Film

Digital artist and filmmaker Axl Le and his talents for conjuring dangerous near-future worlds return with this short film, a creative alliance with South Korean actor/singer/model/creative director Lee Minho. [Watch]

Alaska and Kevin Dance Up a Storm in LinkedIn’s Laundromat for Droga5

Iconoclast directing duo Alaska (aka Gustavo Moraes and Marco Laver) launch Droga5’s new global campaign for LinkedIn with a riveting mix of dance, puppeteering, and VFX all held together by LA post house Kevin. [Watch]

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Pitch Music & Arts Festival Campaign Visuals by Anatolii Belikov and the Ukrainian Diaspora

With his small Kyiv studio closed due to the Russian occupation, director/3D artist Anatolii Belikov regroups his scattered team virtually to craft visuals for the Pitch Music & Arts Festival in Australia. [Watch]

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Hasmik Mkhchyan Honors Philip K. Dick in New AI Short Film “Electric Dreams: Echoes of the Metz Speech”

Armenian director and motion artist Hasmik Mkhchyan combines her appreciation for American science fiction writer Philip K. Dick and new forms of visual storytelling into a personal short film created with Stable Diffusion. [Watch]

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Watch Fabrice Le Nezet and Optical Arts Build and Destroy The Tower of Babel in Two Minutes

London studio Optical Arts and director Fabrice Le Nezet continue their in-house visual experiments with Babel, a short film “blurring the lines between history, illustration, typography, print, animation, architecture, and design.” [Watch]

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Hold On as Alessandro Pacciani and Platige Image Launch the Lamborghini Revuelto

Get ready to have your senses shaken as director Alessandro Pacciani and the Platige Image VFX team unleash two minutes of fury and flash inspired by the new Lamborghini Revuelto and its 1015-horsepower hybrid V12 engine. [Watch]

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Mat&Fab Defeat Distraction and Failure to “Get S#!? Done”

Montreal motion design duo Mat&Fab (Mathieu Harrisson and Fabrice Fenoy) tackle meta themes of motivation and creator’s block in this playful animated short produced in concert with integrated prodco L’Éloi. [Watch]

Jonathan Djob Nkondo Little Taste of Joy Short Film | STASH MAGAZINE

Jonathan Djob Nkondo Drops a “Little Taste of Joy” With New Short Film

London-based French animator Jonathan Djob Nkondo, who we last saw opening the GLAS Animation Festival with an eccentric and enigmatic sequence, just released this exhilarating short film “Little Taste of Joy”. [Watch]

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Chloé Zhao and The Mill Fight the Darkness in Live Action Launch Trailer for Diablo IV

The Mill gathers a massive multi-national VFX team to conjure multiple levels of evil and darkness in this ominous launch trailer for Diablo IV, the latest installment of Blizzard’s blockbuster action RPG arriving June 6. [Watch]

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Midjourney Mold Takes Over in New Diogo Kalil Music Video

Diogo Kalil, who recently directed this powerful piece for the Irish charity Dublin Simon Community, continues his exploration of AI imagery but with a drastically different tone in this new video for Polish hardcore band Węże. [Watch]

Media Work Data PostProcessing Short Film | STASH MAGAZINE

Media.Work’s Newest Short Film Finds Unexpected Beauty in “Data PostProcessing”

In their latest adventure into CG magic realism, creative director Igor Sordokhonov and the crew of 3D explorers at Media.Work conjure a series of tableaux reimagining technology and artifacts related to data postprocessing. [Watch]

Mr Pete & the Iron Horse Short Film YK Animation Kilian Vilim | STASH MAGAZINE

Kilian Vilim and YK Animation Explore the Dark Side of Speed in “Mr. Pete & the Iron Horse”

If you’re looking for feel-good vibes and a happy ending, this is not your short film. But if you love satire, fearless art direction, and 1920s-influenced character design, we highly recommend watching Mr. Pete & the Iron Horse. [Watch]

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Filipe Consoni and Fern Raise Mental Health Awareness With “Lonely” Short Film

Brazilian director/animator Filipe Consoni and the animation team at Fern in Atlanta mark Mental Health Awareness Month with a dramatic journey through surreal worlds to drive home the message “no one is ever truly alone”. [Watch]