An ambitious stop frame animation short by Matthew Lawes. Based on W. B. Yeats poem ‘The Song of Wandering Aengus’, narrated by BAFTA Award Winner Liam Cunningham, with original music score from IVOR NOVELLO Award Winners David Holmes and Keefus Ciancia.
Made over the course of six months, this stop-frame animation depicts “lost footage” and subsequent outtakes from a commercial starring a bad-tempered, baby Orson Welles.
2016 is gone, but not forgotten! We are thrilled to bring back our Top 10 selection of the last year. The list includes shorts that have touched us and inspired us the most, with either their stories, visual effects or originality. These are films featured on Film Shortage in 2016,[…]
Craving the attention of her busy father, a seven-year-old Star Wars fan disobeys him and unknowingly starts a rebellion with his Star Wars toy collection that would have surprising consequences. #GoRogue: This fan film was produced for Lucasfilm’s #GoRogue #Contest 2016. It’s a live-action / stop-motion film about Star Wars[…]
In a surreal and quiet suburb, a beautiful girl waits for the flirtatious postman to arrive each morning. Little does she know, across the street lives a lonely ghost, trapped in an old house, longing for her from afar. In a film four years in the making, director Nik Wansbrough[…]
As a pirate enters the Kingdom of the Dead he encounters its beautiful Queen. A simple little marvel delight to watch. Goutte D’Or is short animated masterpiece created by French director Christophe Peladan in a collaboration with Happy Flyfish Production, which takes us on a rather delightfully macabre journey of[…]
Teddy Floppy-Ear, is a beloved Polish children’s character created in 1957 by writer Mieczysław Janczarski that spawned a series of books as well as TV stop motion series. This video is a “proof of concept short film”, created using real life miniatures and CG characters. The feature film version is[…]
A stop-motion short film about a robot whose best friend is a plant. Planted is a stop-motion short film about a robot whose best friend is a plant. It currently exists in sketches, storyboards, a couple of puppets, and a whole lot of ideas. The goal is to turn these[…]
Bartleby is a stop-motion short film by Kristen Kee and Laura Naylor about a stubborn office worker who prefers not to. Bartleby is a classic tale of how to waste one’s life in a modern office. And of how to stop doing that. Sort of. Our story begins as a[…]
Forced to return to his naturist roots, Willy bungles his way into noble savagery. In an attempt to leave us willyied-out, two animators Marc & Emma capture our heart with this incredibly soft and unconventional stop-motion fill. ‘Oh Willy…’ is a stop motion puppet film animated frame by frame on[…]