Animation

The Past Inside the Present // Daily Short Picks

The Past Inside The Present

This film is an allegorical tale of a couple who attempt to renew their dying relationship by plugging directly into recordings of their memories. Composed of over 7000 frames of pen and charcoal meticulously drawn over the course of almost two years, The Past Inside the Present is a film[…]

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Next Stop // Daily Short Picks

Next Stop

A hungry train passenger unintentionally disrupts everyone’s commute. All walks of life are joined together in a gag filled series of stops and starts on route to their destination.

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Wild Heart // Daily Short Pick

Wild Heart – Ada Lea

A music video in clay animation for Montreal based singer songwriter Ada Lea and her song Wild Heart (out for SaddleCreek and Nextdoor Records). In a dreamy fairytale-like atmosphere given by soft focus and a faint color palette, the animation follows the steps of a girl who, timidly at first[…]

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Don't Waste IT // Daily Short Picks

newhaven | Don’t Waste It

Set in an abandoned research facility, the music video follows ‘Six’, a test subject who is goaded into making his escape by a mysterious woman from his past. The film clip combines miniature sets with 3D and 2D animated characters into a menagerie of styles that are diverse, but still[…]

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In Full Bloom // Featured Short

In Full Bloom

The story of Cecile, an older Vietnamese-American hoarder, whose life is upended when worms open a black hole in her house and threaten to take all her belongings Grief can create an enormous hole in someone’s life, a seemingly insurmountable growing mass that sucks in everything within its path. Written[…]

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Bird of Prey // Daily Short Picks

Bird of Prey

In a desolate desert, two desperados prepare for a duel in classic western style under the blazing sun. The stake is a bag with valuable contents. Eyes leer, foreheads are beaded with sweat. Who will be the fastest shooter?

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TEDx Sydney: Legacy // Daily Short Pick

TEDx Sydney: Legacy

Created for TEDx Sydney’s 10th anniversary, the titles explore the theme of Legacy: wherein the past is preserved and gifted to the future. We store the knowledge of humankind in libraries. We conserve our art in museums and galleries. We hoard the genes of plants and seeds in the Svalbard[…]

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Entre Les Rochers // Daily Short Pick

ENTRE LES ROCHERS

A strange form is in a cave and something comes out. Director’s Statement « ENTRE LES ROCHERS » is an animated film about the transformation of the individual and his acceptance by others in his new beginning.

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Life of Machine // Daily Short Picks

Life Of Machine

Hank is a simple, henpecked robot whose curiosity is piqued when he finds an old surfing manual in a dumpster on the way to his 9-5 factory job. It is hard to imagine anyone less impressed by this than his wife, Gracie. It’s a typical, urban-beach-town-inhabited-by-robots marriage.

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Reverie // Daily Short Picks

Reverie | Animated Short by ZOA Studio

Reverie is a state of being pleasantly lost in one’s thoughts; a daydream. During the journey, the film takes us to various scenes and shows different environments providing peaceful, beautiful and weird versions of the same dream to underline the artist’s ability to do whatever we can think of in[…]

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