Animation Category

Blue Hands 

Animation, Asides

3rd August, 2018

A young woman finds herself besieged by the mean reds on a night bus home in Diyala Muir’s animated journey into the effects of grief & time 'Blue Hands'.

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XX

Animation, Asides

1st August, 2018

Serafima Serafimova’s rotoscoped short 'XX' reclaims the expression of sensuality from the exploitative, male-centric porn which dominates the internet.

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Bang Bang!

Animation, Asides

31st July, 2018

Buckle in for a short but deliciously sweet thrill ride with Jackie Droujko’s gun-totting criminal duo in her adrenaline pumping thesis film 'Bang Bang!'.

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An Uncannily Named Ice Cream Topping Sparks Thoughts of America’s Ingrained Racism in Jonah Primiano’s ‘jimmies’

Animation

27th July, 2018

Jonah Primiano calls out a common New England ice cream topping with an uncanny name and the oblivious patrons enjoying this tasty treat in 'jimmies'.

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The Academics: Hit Radio Tune

Animation, Asides, Music

25th July, 2018

Director Ynon Lan brings colourful New York summer vibes to his stylised rotoscoped music video for The Academics‘ 'Hit Radio Tune'.

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Joseph Wallace Pushes the Boundaries of Cut-Out Animation with ‘Chemicals’ Music Video

Animation, Music

23rd July, 2018

Filmmaker Joseph Wallace joins us for a third time to discuss his kaleidoscopic cut-out animation for Parker Bossley track 'Chemicals'.

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How John Morena Used Physical Techniques to Create the Glitchy Title Sequence of Netflix’s ‘Evil Genius’

Animation

19th July, 2018

John Morena reveals the unique methods he used to create an authentic title sequence for Netflix true crime documentary series 'Evil Genius'.

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Breakbot: Another You

Animation, Asides, Music

17th July, 2018

Olivier Lescot animates a sexy summer serenade of cosmic love for Breakbot/Ruckazoid pimping alter ego Breakazoid in stylish music video 'Another You'.

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Humankind’s Present & Potential Future Collide With the Past in Scott Geersen’s CGI Titles for TEDxSydney

Animation, Art & Fashion

10th July, 2018

Scott Geersen tells DN how he met the weighty challenge of summing up the good & the bad of our species in his 'Humankind' title sequence for TEDxSydney.

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A Grieving Woman Seeks Refuge in a Distorted Reality of Her Own Making in Natasza Cetner’s ‘Baraa’

Animation

9th July, 2018

Natasza Cetner takes DN inside the creation of 'Baraa', her moving contemplation on the impact of grief and its powerful ability to distort our perceptions.

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Kati Egely Considers Humanity’s Separation from the Natural World in Watercolor Music Video ‘Alegría’

Animation, Music

4th July, 2018

Animator Kati Egely tells DN how her music video reflection on humanity’s separation from the natural world evolved into a painted passion project.

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A Young Couple’s Romantic Weekend Is Interrupted by a Birth Control Mishap in Emily Ann Hoffman’s Nevada

Animation

29th June, 2018

Emily Ann Hoffman discusses using stop-motion to create an animated film about birth control free from the judgemental myths which often surround the topic

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