Animation Category

Albert Oriol Animates An Alphabet of Illustrators for the 36 Days of Type Challenge

Animation, Art & Fashion

23rd May, 2019

DN speaks with animator Albert Oriol about working with 36 artists to animated their typography for his worldwide collaborative 36 Days of Type project.

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Mr. Madila on Love & Death

Animation, Asides

15th May, 2019

Beakus animator Rory WT returns to the mind-bending philosophy of gifted spiritual healer Mr. Madila in his new comedy series for Adult Swim Smalls.

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Andrea Vinciguerra Exposes a “Terrible Curse in our Society” in Energetic Stop-Motion Short ‘No, I Don’t Want to Dance!’

Animation

10th May, 2019

Andrea Vinciguerra joins us to discuss how people watching while listening to music on headphones, led him to create his dance-fuelled stop-motion short.

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OFFF Barcelona 2019 Main Titles

Animation, Asides, Film Festival

8th May, 2019

Chris Bjerre's OFFF 2019 titles envision a parallel universe where infrastructure and power have collapsed freeing the way for organic life to evolve.

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Eli

Animation, Asides

8th May, 2019

Nate Milton channels his experiences within the realms of High Strangeness, Magical Thinking and Manic Delusion into new his animated short 'Eli'.

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Continued

Animation, Asides

7th May, 2019

Russian Motion Designer Tomin shares a rather delightful collection of fun motion sketches devised as miniature process tests in 'Continued'.

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Balázs Simon Looks to Create a Little Animated Uncertainty with Interplanetary Music Video ‘Wurlitzer’

Animation, Music

3rd May, 2019

Balázs Simon joins Directors Notes to provide insight into his visually-striking, otherworldly animated music video for Leifur James track 'Wurlitzer'.

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A Disturbing Lateral Thinking Puzzle Takes Centre Stage in Winnie Cheung’s Entertaining New Animated Doc ‘Albatross Soup’

Animation, Documentary

1st May, 2019

Fresh from playing the Sundance & GLAS film festivals in 2019, Winnie Cheung joins Directors Notes to discuss psychedelic animated doc 'Albatross Soup'.

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The Ogre

Animation, Asides

1st May, 2019

Laurene Braibant excels in writing/directing duties for 'The Ogre' – a beautiful meets grotesque short about the titular character’s insatiable hunger.

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Eleventh Century

Animation, Asides, Music

24th April, 2019

A menagerie of colourful critters populate the world of Marco Puccini’s new animated music video for YGT track 'Eleventh Century'.

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Joshua Dawson Envisions the Digital Future of Chile’s Resource Striped Ghost Towns in Foreboding Short ‘Loa’s Promise’

Animation, Art & Fashion

19th April, 2019

Joshua Dawson tells DN how he used drone footage & 3D modelling to create a foreboding vision of Chile's resource striped ghost towns in 'Loa's Promise'.

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A Pregnant Woman Struggles with a Life Altering Decision in Kevin Rios & Anamari Mesa’s Tender Short ‘Maternal’

Animation, Live Action

18th April, 2019

Kevin Rios & Anamari Mesa co-direct the contemplative story of a young woman processing her doubts before meeting the adoptive parents of her unborn child

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