5th February, 2019
DN talks to Thomas Vernay about creating a folk horror wrapped sci-fi music video addressing female subjugation for Scratch Massive’s 'Fantome X'.
28th January, 2019
An astronaut recounts the daily difficulties of life in space compared to here on earth in Raphaël Bluzet’s animation 'We Need to Talk About Cosmos'.
Art & Fashion, Documentary
6th December, 2018
Shern Sharma joins us to discuss besting the challenges of underwater filming and Mexico's weather for his lyrical Julie Gautier documentary 'Xibalba'.
28th November, 2018
Le DMA Cinéma d’Animation student Louis Fourel goes in search of the spark of creativity in his beguiling end of year film NON !
Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts
23rd November, 2018
Philippe Faucon discusses the integral role non-actors played in bringing authenticity to his story of economic separation and loneliness, 'Amin'.
20th November, 2018
Thomas Vernay shares how his interest in gender transformation and the breaking down of societal prejudices led to self-metamorphosis music video 'Flesh'.
1st November, 2018
A 7 year old boy tries to accept the death of his grandfather whilst attending his Taiwanese funeral in this delicate Gobelins student animation.
17th October, 2018
Motion design studio Parallel reformat the world to match the ever present vertical frame in playful Instagram Creators animation 'Life in Vertical'.
Asides, Live Action
11th October, 2018
Gioacchino Petronicce’s 'Locked in' sees a man barred from enjoying the tantalising snacks of a nearby vending machine by absent minded circumstance.
Art & Fashion, Asides, Music
24th September, 2018
Claire Laffut teams up with directing twosome The Bardos for a stylish frolick with living paintings and a mysterious glittery lover in 'Mojo'.
11th September, 2018
An attempt to hit the books is derailed by the invasion of hedonistic party rabbits in Valere Amirault’s stylised 3D music video 'Keep My Baby Dancing'.
Animation, Asides, Music
5th September, 2018
Aurélie Castex’s 'Mirapolis' music video sees a miniaturised man race through the city on his way to a private party thrown atop the shoulders of a
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