As a long term fan of shows like Monty Python – it’s always nice to have a dose of surrealism on your screen. In this case blackcurrants as bubbles and balloons, dancing robins and an owl with a human mouth – it is, of course, the new Ribena ad by NOMINT for JWT. Continue reading “NOMINT – Ribinery Ribena Commercial” »
It’s been a while since I heard from CG Studio Map – the interactive map of all the CG studios in the world. Yes you heard me correctly – the world!
It’s a hugely ambitious project to annotate and geographically collate so many creative studios. You can search by map view or by list view. You can see a map of all the studios registered within the M25 above. Continue reading “CG Studio Map – Global Map of Design Studios” »
Yes its time for more summer frolics and inner city fun – the See No Evil summer special is coming to town – and this month they are featuring the quirkily-creative Moth Collective. Its not often you get to watch socially conscious animation that has such a beautiful look and feel – the visuals are really engaging and you never feel like you are being patronised… I thought the white on black section at the start of the HIAS film was a very powerful way of dealing with a very tricky subject. Continue reading “See No Evil August Get Together – With The Moth Collective” »
This is just a quick update to let everyone know that the international animation challenge Loopdeloop is on its way back again. Once again London animation studio Animade is hosting in the same venue as See No Evil, just a day later…
Following the success of London’s ‘Empathy’-themed debut event in May, this round will be exploring the idea of ‘Ritual’. Continue reading “Loopdeloop Animation Challenge – August Edition” »
This is the sort of competition that all production companies should be doing – looking for new graduate talent and giving them a platform to get noticed. NewD is the brainchild of Steve Smith the founder of Beakus – one of the UK’s busiest independent animation studios.
They wanted to unearth the finest, most exciting animation talent coming out of UK courses today. Part of the deal is an offer of a paid internship program at the studio, and ultimately potential of commercial representation. Continue reading “Beakus – NewD Graduate Animation Competition” »