Archive for the ‘Animation’ Category


Supervision: Ueno Zoological Gardens.

Design: Nippon Design Center, Inc. • Animation: Flight Graf.

Movie Edit: Michihiro Kuroda • Music: Noah.

Whale Heart

Silas lives in an isolated whaling town, toiling for months in the harsh and bloody trade on which he and his community depend. However, in order to be capable of killing the creatures whose bone and blubber pay his wage, he has developed an ungodly method for extracting his emotions.

The time has now come for his only son to be initiated into the grim and dangerous whaling life, and Silas must be the one to teach him.

WHALE HEART was made by a team of 3rd year Character Animation & CG Art students at The Animation Workshop in Viborg, Denmark:

Robert Allen, Trine Sørensen, Antoine J.L.L.Lefevre, Michael Euribe Hansen, Marie Eriksen, Kenneth Doronin, Anne Prip, Anki Immerskøld, Patrick Brannvoll, Emilie Bendix Engmann & Trine Thulstrup.


Produced, Directed, Designed & Animated by Oerd van Cuijlenborg.

Music: Jeroen van Vliet MOON TRIO “Use My Time”.


At the end of autumn, a binman is gathering dead leaves to give life to the next season.

A film by Alain Vu • Barbara Fisinger Skorjanc • Mylène Cominotti.

ATARAXYA: The Animated Short Film

« Alone in his psychological complexity, a young man tries to open himself to the unknown. »

Directed by Maxime Hélier, Guilherme Pereira, Marion Chopin, Sophie Loubière, Carla Gandolfi.

Music: Cio D’Or, Mike Parker, Mike Maass • Sound: Maxime Hélier • Voice: Guilherme Pereira.


Written by Sofia Ashraf, and featuring the voice of Ratna Pathak Shah, this spoken word piece aims to raise awareness regarding the unaddressed problems these women endure everyday.

Director: Mohit Bhasin, Aditya Tawde • Writer: Sofia Thenmozhi Ashraf.


A father attempts to figure out the best way to protect his son from seeing filthiness of the crime-ridden city…

Director & Animator: Jake Zhang • Music: Pantawit Kiangsiri • Sound Designer: Katie Gately.

Story: Jake Zhang, Xu Zhou, Shangning Wang • Graphic Designer: Shangning Wang.


An animated film intersecting machinery, life, and media. Power.

Created by Dana Sink.

Sue Doeksen x Anima Boutique: A Visual Adventure

Dutch illustrator and visual adventurer Sue Doeksen collaborated with Finnish production studio Anima Boutique to produce this playful animated loop!


A short little animation about hiding.

Created by Rafferty Amor • Music by Lullatone.