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KUNAL SEN – Key Tumi?

Caramel custard, ping pong and potty all play an important role in this charming animation by Kunal Sen about a young boy, exploring where he came from as he prepares for the performance of a lifetime

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First They Came…

A social campaign based on Martin Niemöller’s famous dictum First they came… about the inactivity of German intellectuals following the Nazi rise to power and the purging of their chosen targets, group after group.

I don’t think that those times are coming back, but I feel a rising wave of, not just xenophobia, but discrimination against everyone perceived as different. As Twain said, history doesn’t repeat itself, but it does rhyme.

The public service announcement has been directed by Florian Malak and produced at Moustache Films. Director of photography: Wojtek Zieliński.

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DANNY ROBASHKIN – Envirometer

When the forces of conservation and industrialization within a common society compete head to head, the only entity that can regulate the fight is the fantastic measuring contraption known as the Envirometer [...] the only hope to unite the opposing viewpoints and create a progressive world where everyone can live in harmony.

A sustainable short film produced at Make LLC. and directed by Danny Robashkin. Illustrations: Aaron Quist and Alec Mueller. Written by: Colin Levy and Danny Robashkin.

Animation: Aaron Quist, Andrew Chesworth, Joe Kim, Kevin Wisdom, Tyson Ibele. Sound design: Horner Music.

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Röyksopp’s Adventures in Barbieland

Svein Berge and Torbjørn Brundtland of Röyksopp, respectively as a sleeping hobo and an old man, spent some time in Barbieland, which is what you would expect to be Waylon Smithers’ house.

The video is a promotional vehicle for the launch on their next album, entitled Senior and scheduled in September. The director is Andreas Nilsson.

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Reverie Sound Revue – You Don’t Exist if I don’t See You

When she has to adventure in the messy Fabric Land, a seamstress wishes away her studio clutter until she can exclaim: I created a monster!

Reverie Sound Revue is a Canadian indie pop group. You Don’t Exist is a single taken from their debut album, released for Boompa Records.

The music video has been directed by Jesse Ewles and produced at Vision Films. Production design: Exploding Motor Car.

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Zoudov

Soviet Union, the year is 1967. A space mission is about to start; a foreign spy is there to make it not happen; and an awkward scientist is about to save the day. Or not?

Zoudov is a short animated film made by three students of Supinfocom: Clement Bolla, Aurélia Vernhes, Laurent Gillot.

The music came from the soundtrack (composed by Jonh Barry) for two James Bond films: From Russia with Love and Goldfinger.

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MICHELE D’AURIA – Soichiro Honda

Soichiro Honda is the institutional short film created by Michele D’Auria for Honda Italia, featuring the music of Lino Cannavacciuolo and the voice of Gianni Musy. Illustration: Simone Prisco. Animation and characters: Michele D’Auria. Vocalist: Ilaria Graziano.

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EPA: Creatividad

A spot for Brazilian design school EPA, produced at Vetor Zero and directed by Nando Cohen. Creative team: André Godoi, André Gola, Dulcidio Caldeira, Luiz Sanches at creative agency Almap BBDO.

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Brian Goss – Gig

Gig is a song featured on The Firing Line, the latest album by American folk singer Brian Goss. The music video is the masterful (as always) work of Tobias Stretch with co-director Dawn Cardinale.

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Stouf and the Ghost – Haunted Girl

Haunted Girl is a fantastic music video and/or short movie based on the song performed by Stéphanie Cabdevila.

Directed by Antoine Arditti, the film uses photographs as raw material to create animation: like in Wolf and Pig, but also in a very different way.

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BBC: The Wizard Of Dogz

The Wizard of Dogz is a story that unfolds in a magical dog-inspired World of Oz, where the yellow brick road is paved with dog biscuits. Follow our canine friends as they embark on their journey to the Emerald City.

The short film is a viral video for Over the Rainbow, a talent show to cast the role of Dorothy in Andrew Lloyd Weber’s new musical based on The Wizard of Oz.

The film has been directed by Cassiano Prado and Liam O’ Connor and produced at Agile Films.

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Fictionist – Blue Eyed Universe

A team of explorers embark on a mission in deep space, travelling through areas no man has been before. The music video is the work of director and animator Eric Power at Clear Productions.

The Fictionist is a band from Salt Lake City, USA. Blue Eyed Universe is a song from their second album, entitled Lasting Echo.

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DYLAN RALKE – The Replacement

The Replacement is a short film by Dylan Ralke who is a student of the DMT at the Red River College.

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Goldfish – Fort Knox

One thing is trying to give life to a goldfish, another one is to bring the dead to life. That’s Frankenstein territory. Trespass at your own risk…

Goldfish is Dominic Peters and David Poole, previosuly here with Soundtracks and Comebacks. The music video has been directed and animated by Mike Scott. Photography: Ross Hillier.

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A Bicycle Trip

Basel, 19 April 1943. Dr Albert Hofmann, a chemist, is cycling home after a day’s work in the laboratory. This episode has passed into legend, associated with the discovery of the effects on the human psyche of LSD.

A Bicycle Trip is the amazing short film by Lorenzo Veracini, Nandini Nambiar and Marco Avoletta, three students of the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia.

Sound Design: Thomas Giorgi. Music: O’zittre nicht mein lieber sohn from W.A.Mozart’s The Magic Flute, re-elaborated by Roberto Boarini.

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