Archive for the ‘Animation’ Category

What is Dark Matter & Dark Energy?

What is dark energy? What is dark matter? Well, if we knew exactly we would have a nobel prize – we know that they exist though. So what do we know about those strange things?

Kurzgesagt – a team of designers, journalists and musicians who want to make science look beautiful. Because it is beautiful.

Night Vision by Jake Fried

Night Vision by Jake Fried 2015 // ☇ Art Prints Available.

Hand-drawn animation with ink and white-out.

Warm Snow by Ira Elshansky

Warm Snow is an animation short about the relationship between a father and his grown up daughter. It starts out in an ordinary situation with the father and daughter sitting at the kitchen table. The daughter is waiting for her food to get warm and is annoyed by her father’s questions and suggestions.

The situation then develops and transforms into a surrealistic world full of love and pain.

Direction & animation: Ira Elshansky • Sound design: Tal Bar-Levav • Music: Fika Magarik.

The Cabinet Decision

Israel and Palestine, two entities competing over their One beating heart Will they both survive?

A short film by Mayan Engelman.

The Guardian

The Guardian is a free interpretation of the parable “Before the Law” from Kafka’s book “The Trial”. A peasant after traveling the world arrives in front of a gate, controlled by a fearsome Guardian. The peasant tries to pass through but the Guardian denies him entrance. Peasant and Guardian are the same character, the peasant, like each one of us, in front of his own fear; the guardian, something shapeless, that surround and control him. The Door/Gate the possibilities we encounter during our life.

Direction: Alessandro Novelli • Animation: Alessandro Novelli, Victor Perez, Andrea Gendusa.

Illustration & Design: Alessandro Novelli, Karolina Pospischil, Andrea Gendusa.

Visitor by Chen Yang Hsu

Directed by Chen Yang Hsu • Music & sound design by Oliver King.

Animation: Chen Yang Hsu, Duncan Gist, James Duveen, Sam Taylor.

Bloody Dairy

Bloody Dairy is a daily animation project for 100 days.

Min Liu created a gif animation everyday for 100 days. All done hand-drawn frame by frame.

Animation: Min Liu • Sound Design: Wengu Hu.

Anatomic // Max Cooper & Henning M. Lederer

Anatomic – A continuous journey into the human machine by Henning M. Lederer.

This video is part of the audio-visual live performance “Emergence” by Max Cooper.

On Melancholy – The School of Life

Animation for The School of Life based on a short piece of writing by Alain de Botton.

Directed & animated by Hannah Jacobs • Animation assistance by Lara Lee.

Edited by Zach Ellams • Narration by Anna Martine • Music by Kerry Leatham.

But Milk Is Important

A man with social phobia gets followed by a naive and clumsy creature. Terrified the man tries to escape, unaware that the creature is a helper with quite unconventional methods…

In the fjords of Norway Anna Mantzaris & Eirik Grønmo Bjørnsen spent one year making their graduation film, a tragicomical surrealistic stop motion animated short.

Music by Phil Brookes • Sound by André Parklind.