“Things are easy when you’re big in Japan” – at least this was the opinion of 1980s popstrels Alphaville – and ever since it has become the aspiration of many a tech and graphics firm. Continue reading “Wired Japan – Creative Hack Award 2015” »
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” »
Another visually mind boggling music video from Emanuele Kabu this week – “Battle Lines”
by The Helio Sequence. You May remember that we featured another amazing animated video by him for The Helio Sequence called Upward Mobility in May. The one thing I really like about a lot of the music videos we feature on dotmogo is that they do not have big budgets but the level of creativity is so high – really squeezing as much visual stimulation as they can from the resources they have. ( I have no idea what the budget for this one is – but hopefully you know what I mean…) Continue reading “Emanuele Kabu – “Battle Lines” by The Helio Sequence Music Video” »
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 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” »