Category Archives: Entertaining

Back to the Start by Johnny Kelly (2011)

Coldplay’s haunting classic ‘The Scientist’ is performed by country music legend Willie Nelson for the soundtrack of this stop-frame animation entitled, “Back to the Start.” It depicts the life of a farmer as he slowly turns his family farm into an industrial animal factory before seeing the errors of his ways and opting for a… Read More »

Copia A by Gervasio Rodríguez Traverso (2009)

The adventures and misfortunes of Demódoco, a projectionist, who discovers by chance a one-of-a-kind way to get pleasure. However, abusing it leads to risky consequences. It was produced by Trexel Animation, Buenos Aires, Argentina, without any budget in the free time available during the studio´s commercial projects. Script, design and animation by Gervasio Rodríguez Traverso and Pablo Alberto… Read More »

Tooth Fairy Affair by Izabela Melamed (2011)

This is beautifully crafted traditional animation in pencil on paper. The pencil lines really add energy to the animation and the hands are particularly impressive. Tooth Fairy Affair was directed and animated by Izabela Melamed. Izabela is a character animator, storyboard artist and animation director. Career highlights include her work at National Cartoon Animation Studio Sofia in… Read More »

FLUX by Candas Sisman (2010)

Candaş Şişman’s video dedicated to famous sculptor İlhan Koman was produced for the exhibition İlhan Koman: Hulda Festival, a Journey into Art and Science held in 2010. A red circle, which is colored in reference to the red radiators of Ogre, is traced in a morphological transformation which re-interprets the formal approach of Koman’s works.

Trim by Peter Simon (2011)

An amazing haircut is documented by stop frame pixilation in reverse. All the hair belongs to Tom Offer-Westort. Trim was directed and filmed by Peter Simon. The hair cutter was Abby Simon. Peter Simon explained: “Tom had been talking about shaving his head all summer. He actually wanted to make a short film in which he… Read More »

Zero by Christopher Kezelos (2009)

Born into a world of numbers, an oppressed zero discovers that through determination, courage, and love, nothing can be truly something. Zero was written and directed by Christopher Kezelos. Christopher graduated from Sydney University, majoring in film production. For more than a decade he has worked as a writer, producer, director and editor on ads,… Read More »