You Again

Asides, Live Action

22nd February, 2018

Dominique Johnson depicts a playfully combative chance encounter between two ex-high school sweethearts in dynamic one shot short 'You Again'.

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Good Question

Asides, Live Action

21st February, 2018

Travis Barron steps up to the challenge of how best to illustrate the inquisitive approach to creativity in his playful cosmic brand film for OMFGCO.

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Heather Colbert Recreates a Legendary Tale From the World of Music with Puppets in ‘Dolly Said No To Elvis’

Animation, Music

21st February, 2018

Animator Heather Colbert joins us to discuss how she created puppets of Dolly Parton and Colonel Tom Parker for her Mark Nevin music video.

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Canadian Olympians Become Works of Art in Ian Pons Jewell’s Painterly ‘Be Olympic’ Commercial

Live Action

20th February, 2018

Ian Pons Jewell takes us through the classical art pieces & personal stories which inspired his captivating slo-mo ad spot for the Canadian Olympic team.

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Showpony

Asides, Documentary

20th February, 2018

American figure skater Ashley Wagner reflects on the pain of her hard worked for lifelong dream torn away in Liza Mandelup’s insightful short, 'Showpony'.

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Jiajie Yu Celebrates the Power of Black Male Relationships in ‘Soul’ for The Prussians

Music, Premiere

19th February, 2018

Jiajie Yu returns to DN with 'Soul', his new music video which celebrates the complex but powerful fraternal relationship of two men of colour.

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Turin Brakes: The Quiet Ones

Asides, Music

19th February, 2018

Rob Brown captures the centuries old tradition of Tar Barrel burning in his incendiary new music video for Turin Brakes’ track 'The Quiet One'.

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Harry Lighton Discusses Subverting Audience Expectations in BAFTA Nominated Short Wren Boys

Live Action

16th February, 2018

DN caught up with Harry Lighton to discuss shooting summer-for-winter on 16mm and subverting audience expectations in BAFTA nominated short 'Wren Boys'.

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The Creativity Delusion: There is no Genius

Asides, Documentary

16th February, 2018

The Copy-Me team kick off their 3-part 'The Creativity Delusion' video essay series with a debunking of our fetishised view of the isolated creative genius.

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Alien Hand

Animation, Asides

16th February, 2018

Brain surgery to treat Epilepsy leaves a woman with an ‘Alien Hand’ in Giant Ant's frighteningly fascinating animation for NPR’s Invisibilia podcast.

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Night Owls

Art & Fashion, Asides

15th February, 2018

Jiajie Yu transfixes us with a disquieting, yet alluring, collection of strange people and flashing lights in experimental short film 'Night Owls'.

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Natasza Cetner Takes on the Pernicious Force of Absolute Power in Surreal Animated Short ‘Nero’

Animation

15th February, 2018

Filmmaker Natasza Cetner takes DN through the political and aesthetic roots of her animated battle between repression and independence.

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