2 1/2 D & Animated Shorts & Inspiration & Traditional

The Story of Zero – Getting Something from Nothing

What is zero? How did it come about? Hannah Fry tells the story of how zero went from nothing to something. Once upon a time, zero wasn’t really a number. Its journey to the fully fledged number we know and love today was a meandering one. Today, zero is both a placeholder, and tool, within our number system signifying an absence of a value, and as a number in its own right. But it wasn’t always seen as that, and…

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Disney & News

A List Of Animated Features Currently In Development From Cartoon Brew

The list is not entirely accurate, but seems to be the only one of it’s kind out there. Alcon Entertainment Darkmouth (more) In development – cg feature Directors: David Pimentel, Doug Sweetland Writer: Lloyd Taylor Producers: Broderick Johnson, Andrew Kosove (Alcon), Simon Brooks (Canyon Creek Films), Kira Davis (8:38 Productions), Craig Peck Amazon Studios Emily the Strange (more) In development – cg feature Creator: Rob Reger Columbia/Sony Pictures Untitled Sony Pictures Animation Film In development – cg feature (Sony Pictures…

Cinematic Tension & Cinematography & Film Criticism & Filmmaking

Lensing for Character Perspective

From Travis Lee Ratcliff In this video essay I explore specific examples of how lensing can be used to create subjective perspective. Using lenses strategically is one of the most powerful tools at a filmmaker’s disposal for crafting psychology, imbuing images with richer visual meaning, and creating character perspective. Many new filmmakers struggle with the terminology and differences between various lenses, but overcoming that initial confusion can result in one of the biggest distinctions between the novice filmmaker and the…

Animated Shorts & CG & Funny & Inspiration & Supamonks

Stone Age

PRODUCTION : ULF ANIMATION STUDIO : SUPAMONKS LEAD PRODUCTION : Pierre de CABISSOLE PRODUCTION MANAGER : Marlene RANCHON, Quentin JUILLARD DIRECTOR : LAN12 SCRIPT : BAKERS STORYBOARD : Walt MAZOYER CONCEPT : Sébastien LE DIVENAH CG SUP : Nicolas PERRAGUIN ANIM 2D : Walt MAZOYER DESIGN : Maxime MARY, Loic BRAMOULLE MODELING : Pedro CONTI, Laurent DAVENE, Guillaume KERFRIDEN, Basile ARQUIS, Pascal KUOCH, Stéphane MA, Laurent GUITTARD, Anouk ARMAND TEXTURING / SHADING : François DEBONNET SET DRESSING : Nikita GUINE,…

2 1/2 D & Animated Shorts & Inspiration

Words

Personal project whereEnle Li & Liz Xiong explored the expression of words and their creation of the visual world around us. The artists tend to not want to write a story, but more within the experimental form & whimsical sense. The video focus on the fundamentals of natural laws and laws of nature themselves. Concept/Design/Animation: Enle Li & Liz Xiong…

Animated Shorts & CG & Independent Film Making & Inspiration

Caldera By Evan Viera

∆ ∆ ∆ DOWNLOAD THE SOUNDTRACK – orchidtheatre.bandcamp.com/ evanviera.com – – facebook.com/evanvieraanimation SYNOPSIS Through the eyes of a young girl suffering from mental illness, CALDERA glimpses into a world of psychosis and explores a world of ambiguous reality and the nature of life and death. DIRECTOR’S STATEMENT CALDERA is inspired by my father’s struggle with schizoaffective disorder. In states of delusion, my father has danced on the rings of Saturn, spoken with angels, and fled from his demons. He has…

2 1/2 D & Animated Shorts & Cartoony & CG & Funny & Inspiration

Allisk8r

Film by Anna Prado!!! senior thesis at RCAD, 2017 Allisk8r is a 3d animated film that highlights snappy, flat cartoon animation style, fast action, and colorful throwback design In prehistoric times, a little alligator with a big attitude gets his kicks skateboarding and being a cool dude. But will Allisk8r be able to catch a break once the dino-law gets on his case?? story, modeling, rigging, animation, editing, lighting, comp, all done by me! my art tumblr: http://beethozen.tumblr.com/ Music commissioned…

Animated Shorts & CG & Inspiration

Aiko By Evan Viera

Teaser Synopsis: A young girl is assailed by visions of a looming cataclysm. Ancient demons, dormant for millennia, have awoken; in her dream, they claw their way over the ruins of her homeland. The nightmare intensifies, and she realizes with a sudden clarity: there is only one hope for salvation. Press release | roygbiv.la/aiko-press-release Produced at ROYGBIV (roygbiv.la) | inquiries@roygbiv.la Created by Evan Viera and Charley Pope Director: Evan Viera | Writer: Charley Pope Executive Producer: Tommy Wooh | Producer:…

Animated Shorts & Inspiration & Stop Mo

SALVATION

Noah Harris and Andy Biddle take us on a voyage through time, exploring the virtues and vices of mankind in this mesmerising series for record label, Village Green. This surreal sequence of interconnecting films tells the epic story of evolution playfully through the detritus of mankind. The birth of a planet in ELEMENT, the growth of the human race in SENTIENCE, and its descent towards the inevitable in OBLIVION, are all created from a multitude of found objects salvaged from…