Our Favorite Animations Short Picks of 2018

Our Favorite Animation Short Picks of 2018

Our third edition of our Favourite Short Picks continues with our Animated selections. After seeing Drama & Documentaries, we explore the imaginarium of animated short films that have captured our attention over the last year. Pianoid by Janina Putzker Watch Film Humankind by Scott Geersen Watch Film Bats & Jokes[…]

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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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No, I Don't Want to Dance // Featured Short

No, I Don’t Want to Dance

A stop motion animated film which aims to raise awareness of how deadly dangerous dance can be These are dark times. The growing amount of political, social and environmental issues fill the agendas of millions of concerned people around the world. You may think that in our modern and thorough[…]

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Cocoon, Cocoon // Daily Short Picks

Cocoon, Cocoon

A fat, arrogant caterpillar doesn’t want to become a butterfly. In song and rhyme, the horrors of metamorphosis are revealed.

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Terminus // Daily Short Picks

Terminus

A clay girl on the subway is eager to reach the terminus…will she make it? A zombie short film in clay animation that touches upon judgement, society and how, without even noticing, we are all accomplices.

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Time Chicken // Daily Short Picks

Time Chicken

In a bid to heal the rift in society, a clucky chicken sets out to find out what came first – the chicken or the egg? Contains giant egg colliders and explosions.

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Rats! // Daily Short Picks

RATS!

When Ari is visited by creatures in the night, he must figure out the source of what’s eating holes through all of his things. Told through mixed media of original illustrations, stop motion, and “Drunk History”-style narration, RATS! is a hilarious short for anyone familiar with their home being taken[…]

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Here Come // Daily Short Picks

Here Come – Crøm-Lus

The video is a music clip entirely made in clay animation (stop motion) by Milan based artist Gaia Alari, in collaboration with London based artist and musician Crøm-Lus (Poppy Edwards , crom-lus.com). The clip is an auto produced, low budget experimental artistic animation, that aims to visually represent a journey[…]

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Kayla in 1A // Daily Short Picks

Kayla in 1A

On September 5th, 2016, I moved in with Kayla, we had never met prior to that day. This film portrays a peculiar roommate that I never really spoke to.

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