When a vampire visits the dentist he gets the urge to bite the female dentist’s neck. Animation by Hiren Solanki with Nick Hughes and Henry Mountain. It was produced at the University of Hertfordshire, UK.
The film follows a lonely girl living atop a flying whale whose luck changes when a stranger drops out of the sky. Models, rigging and texturing by Ben Casey with story, animation and cinematography by Matthew Smart. It was produced at the University of Hertfordshire, UK.
Kevin Temmer recently graduated from the International Baccalaureate program at Land O’ Lakes High School in Florida. As part of the community outreach program, Kevin created this video to inform students about the science fair. Kevin will be attending the Ringling College of Art and Design as a computer animation major this fall.
This is the tale of Left-brained Larry & Right-brained Rachel, a Siamese twin couple, stuck together by the head and thus resulting in them sharing only one brain. It was written and directed by Sally Andersen Ward and produced by Niels Michael Wee at the European Film College in Denmark.
An atmospheric story with superb lighting effects as the lighthouse keeper fends off a giant firefly. It was made at the l’école des Gobelins, France by Baptiste rogron, Rony Hotin, Maïlys Vallade, Jérémie Moreau, Gaëlle Thierry and David François. The Lighthouse Keeper was awarded best graduation film at Annecy 2010.
The style of this video is reminiscent of Tex Avery, with frantic action and sexual innuendo. It was made at the l’école des Gobelins, France by Julien Daubas, Fabien Guillaume, Jérémy Macedo, Jean-Baptiste Maligne, Paul Nivet and Arthur Peltzer with the aid of Ugo Bienvenu.
A story about a guy who is the odd one out in a topsy turvy world. Directed by Colin Reid at the Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art Design and Technology Animation, Ireland. More info from: colin-reid.com.
A young boy gets more of an adventure that he bargained for when he slides into a ball pit. This video has a Pixar style with a great sense of scale and momentum. It was directed and animated by Porter Vinson at Ringling College of Art and Design.
Betty is a Welsh woman whose interests and tastes are told through this animation. It is a superb character study with a range of deftly handled techniques. It won the IdeasTap: Short Animation Competition 2011. Directed by Jessica Wainwright at Newport University, Wales. Initially intent on making 2D hand drawn films, she made the transition… Read More »
Four animal characters are trying to cross a narrow bridge but end up as obstacles to one another in the process. The story revolves around how disagreements can be the result of pride and obstinacy. This is Ting Tey’s animation Thesis Film made at the Academy of Art University. More info from: tingtey.com.