While many odds makers forecast Mr. DiCaprio finally taking home the Best Actor Oscar this year, London animation collective The line leave Leo’s quest for golden hardware in your hands via their new game “Leo’s Red Carpet Rampage.” [Read more]
UK digital television platform Freeview (a joint venture between the BBC, ITV, Sky, and Channel 4), is turning heads this week with sleek and vibrant branding from DixonBaxi and an ambitious two-minute animated spot co-directed by Sam Taylor and Bjorn-Erik Aschim at The Line and Sam Brown at Rogue. [Read more]
In an attempt to show how misunderstood ad folks are in the real world, Saatchi and Saatchi and Campaign Magazine commissioned London directing collective The Line to create these ads to run on billboards around Cannes during the 2015 Lions Festival. They were banned on day one. [Read more]
Behold! Three more festive and completely contrasting confections for your pre-holiday bemusement. First up, a live action and 3D fauna mini-masterwork by directors Martin Goodwin, Andy Nicholas and the crew at Rushes in London (above).
Meanwhile, eight time zones away, Vancouver’s master of the minimal and Oscar short-listed animator Eoin Duffy drops “Snowflake” (below).
And finally, back in London, the collective of designers, directors and animators known as The Line unleash a dead-on nightlife character study that doubles as a warning about possible New Year’s Eve vignettes.
London animation collective The Line follow up their stellar “Easy” music video for Mat Zo & Porter Robinson with this atmospheric and wonderfully dry self-funded 2D animated short film directed by Bjorn Aschim and Sam Taylor. The film, effectively using a vertical aspect ratio, was hammered out “working evenings, [Read more]