Archive for the ‘Animation’ Category

Tohu Va Vohu by Jamie Mills

Jamie Mills // Moon

Directed & animated by Jamie Mills • Music by Glacis (Glacis EP available for download).

_AAAAA_ by Brandon Blommaert

Twin Convo // Pictures by Brandon Blommaert • Sounds by Tomb Blizzard.

The Star by Matthew Palmer

The Star is an animated ‘fairy tale’ about a young man who, one day, finds a star on his block.

Written & Directed by Matthew Palmer.

Illustrations & Animation by Laura Carton • Voice by Shariffe Rahming.

All Down Hill by Kyle Fleischer

Alone in the desert, a class of Satanic children goes about their day.

Created by Kyle Fleischer • Sound Design by Andrew Mohebbi.

Drive Home // A Jess Cope Film

After the mysterious disappearance of his partner Lucy one night, Charles is tormented for years and longs for her return. One day he stumbles upon one of her belongings which brings back memories of their past. But as soon as the memories start to return the keepsake is stolen from him by an ominous dark figure. Charles is forced to confront the stranger and the truth about Lucy’s disappearance is revealed.

The video was made using two distinct animation techniques, part of the film is made using painted cut-out puppets, animated on a glass multi-plane. The rest of the video is shot using stop motion puppets and sets. Everything in the video was painstakingly covered with torn up newspaper print.

Directed by Jess Cope • Written by Jess Cope, Simon Cartwright & Tom Kaye.
Based on an original story by Steven Wilson & Hajo Müller.

Taken from Steven Wilson‘s 2013 album “The Raven That Refused to Sing (and Other Stories)”.

Saving Harry

Magical paw prints guide Harry the hedgehog out of suburbia and back into the wild.

Since the 1950s the number of hedgehogs in Britain has fallen from 30 million to 1 million.
We could be faced with possible urban extinction of the much cherished little animal by 2025.

If you liked the film and want to help our beloved hedgehogs, please consider making a donation

Directed by Kris Hofmann with illustrations by Sandra Dieckmann • Model Maker: Joe James.

Leviathan Ages // A Short Film by Jon Yeo

Bound in ancient celestial ballet, nine dead Kings arise to claim a fallen Emperor.

A short film by Jon Yeo • Featuring narration by Robert Blythe & an original score by Radium.

BLACK_MOON by Brandon Blommaert

One thousand beams of radial light for strata advancement.

Brandon Blommaert: Animation & Direction • Nic Brown: Sound Editing & Video Manipulation.

Stu Hughes: Computer Snow • Jason Young & David James: Music.

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Where Records Come From… by Kelli Anderson

How to Make a Paramount Record (1930) //

A handmade video that recreates the inner workings of the defunct Paramount Records factory (where records by artists like Blind Lemon Jefferson, Louis Armstrong and Charley Patton were pressed in the 1920s and ’30s.) The video is made entirely from paper atop a plywood set.

// Made by @kellianderson & @danielsdunnam /// Animated Images © Kelli Anderson /// via //

Nascent by Jerrold Chong

Nas·cent: Beginning to exist or develop.

An unusual pair of twins has to learn to adapt to a strange new relationship, and must make a decision that will change their fates forever.

Directed & Animated by Jerrold Chong • Music: Seth Colegrove • Costume Design: J. Dabovich.