Archive for the ‘Animation’ Category

Air Pollution

Air Pollution. Using a simple yet evocative narrative this film explains the causes and effects and asks the question, ‘What’s the air quality like where you are today?’

Director: Stefan Wernik • Producer: Guy Jamieson.

Designer: Alexander Watson & Jason Pamment • Animator: Arthur Collie & Gareth Rhodes.

Tusk by Rory Waudby-Tolley

A mammoth is defrosted into an unrecognisable future.

First year film at the RCA, 2014 directed & animated by Rory Waudby-Tolley.

Voices: Sara Houghton & Gary Pillai • Sound Mix: Rob Malone.


Directed & Animated by Malcolm Sutherland.


“Lots of lights on your way to work, huh?”

Animation by Uri Lotan • Sounds by Jiveass • Help with animation by Nir Avital.

How Sugar Affects The Brain

When you eat something loaded with sugar, your taste buds, your gut and your brain all take notice. This activation of your reward system is not unlike how bodies process addictive substances such as alcohol or nicotine — an overload of sugar spikes dopamine levels and leaves you craving more. Nicole Avena explains why sweets and treats should be enjoyed in moderation.

Lesson: Nicole Avena • Narration: Michelle Snow • Music: Michael Dow • Animation: STK Films.

Palm Rot

Investigating a mysterious explosion in the Florida Everglades, a crop-duster named Bill discovers a lone crate that survived the wreckage. Curiosity gets the better of him and he pulls the crate unto his airboat. That’s just the first in a series of decisions he learns to regret.

Direction & Animation: Ryan Gillis • Sound Design: Owen Granich-Young.
Music: Waylon Thornton • Voice Acting: Greg Tonner.


A man with a typewriter-head tries to get rid of his out-of-control thoughts.

A film by Eric Giessmann • Sound design by Simon Kamphans • Music by Robert Wolf.

Cure Violence

Direction: Edgar Ferrer, Without Violence • Concept & Development: Fabio Venturini, Alvaro Salvat.

Animation: Edgar Ferrer • Illustration: Pietari Posti • Music & Sound Design: Maurizio Borgna.

The Death Of Bees Explained: Parasites, Poison & Humans

In 2015 the bees are still dying in masses. Which at first seems not very important until you realize that one third of all food humans consume would disappear with them. Millions could starve. The foes bees face are truly horrifying – some are a direct consequence of human greed. We need to help our small buzzing friends or we will face extremely unpleasant consequences.

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

Monstrous Wildlife

Monstrous Wildlife is an educational film about Graboids, created by Frank Robnik for his bachelor thesis at the university of applied sciences Augsburg 2010.

Idea & Animation: Frank Robnik • Speaker: David Ingram • Music: Sebastian Birkl.