“Sometimes you need to let go of who you are in order to move forward” – this was the thinking behind this wonderfully quirky music video hand drawn and animated by Mr & Mrs director/animator Nina Pfeifenberger. With this Moomin-like character that sometimes has a big hole in her stomach we are sent on a journey in a parallel universe of self discovery. Continue reading “Mr & Mrs – Animated Music Video For Milán” »
Sometimes dotmgo is sent self-initiated projects that show off the skills of its creator and they are normally narrative led pieces. In this case however Matt Frodsham sent in a slightly bonkers piece of proof-of-concept animation, which could so easily be extraplolated in to a whole cartoon series. (Take note Cartoon Network…). Continue reading “Matt Frodsham – Birds Experimental Animation” »
Pocko sent in a fascinating animation that they completed recently – more so because they were trying to keep the look as retro and as 2D as possible. I think it’s simplicity and pace definitely gives it more romantic feel. Tanssi is the name of a new ceramic design collection for iconic manufacturer iitala. I spoke to creative director Nicola Schwartz to find out more Continue reading “Pocko – Tanssi Animation For Iittala” »
Yes, its See No Evil time again – something to brighten up these dull weeks until spring is upon us… This time round is the hugely talented artist/director Greg Barth. I posted the promotional video he created for online Belgian music platform “Hello Play” as an example of his work – of course there are many more weird and wonderful music videos, experimental comedy and whatnot on his website. Continue reading “See No Evil Feb 2015 Get Together With Greg Barth” »
Inspired by the ingenious repetitive rhythms of Steve Reich’s ‘Music for 18 Musicians’, director Frédéric Bonpapa was first motivated to make this film 12 years ago. Frédéric has been working in VFX in Paris for over 10 years, but moved to London last year.
Fuelled by Frédéric’s VFX skills (working in SoftImage, Mental Ray and Nuke) and a love for music, he has created this wonderful piece of minimal experimental storytelling, which he describes as “a synaesthetic experience”. We spoke to the director to find out the intention and the process behind the work… Continue reading “Frédéric Bonpapa – Light Motif – Animated Film” »