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The Cinematic Orchestra – Lilac Wine

A piece of moving visual poetry comprised of delicate lines” which “extend and intertwine to form a variety of unique landscapes”. “As the song resolves, these many threads of the writer’s unconscious mind and memory separate and dissipate, trailing the single line that began the song.

Lilac Wine is one of the songs produced to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martens. The music video has been directed by Vanessa Marzaroli and produced at Blind. Calligraphy: Bill Kemp. Creative agency: Exposure USA.

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KIRSTEN LEPORE – Sweet Dreams

Here’s an amazing stop animated short film, made almost entirely with real food, that will entertain you while trying to open your mind to things such as trying to open your mind. The short film is the work of Kirsten Lepore, her thesis movie at the Maryland Institute College of Art.

The tale is that of a stalwart cupcake yearning to find something beyond his world of sugar cube skyscrapers and frosting-covered friends. When his makeshift boat crashes on foreign shores, he makes a shocking discovery that changes him forever.

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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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Bombay Sapphire: Step Into Blue

The spot was produced, directed, animated and edited at Stardust Studios. Animators: Sandy Chang, Shane Zucker, Christian Perez, Yan Ng, Angle Tien. Sound design by Zach Corbell at Mophonics. Creative agency: Margeotes Fertitta Powell.

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Akamai Drone – Operator

Akamai Drone is an industrial rock band from Asheville, North Carolina, United States. The music video has been directed by Simon Kennedy. Computer graphics by Simon Kennedy and George Thomson.

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YORIKO MURAKAMI – Elevator

I stand accused, just like you,
of being born without a silver spoon…

Copyright © 2002 University of Southern California

There are not a lot of biographic films here, but it turns out somebody did a film about the story of my file, so I felt obliged to post it…
The short movie is the work of Yoriko Murakami, [...]

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Jon Allen – Dead Man’s Suit

Dead Man’s Suit is the first single and the name of the debut album by Jon Allen, a folk rock singer-songwriter born in Winchester, currently living in London.

Music video directed by: Tactful Cactus. Directors of Photography: Ben Todd and Ossie Bacon.

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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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ADAM CALFEE – Moonboy

“The story of a young boy who, trapped by his surroundings, desperately ventures out into the unknown. The results of his flight are both extraordinary and immutable.”

Moonboy is a beautiful animated short film by Adam Calfee, who’s a part of the More Frames collective of visual artists. Additional animation by: Gus Trauth. Computer graphics: Jordan Held. Music: Reid Wellock. Recording: Adam Lukas and Drew Chiodo.

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Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros – Desert Song

In the first part of SALVO! we meet Edward Sharpe (Alex Ebert), this kinda messianic figure, who’s up to a confrontation with his father’s ghost in the desert. Ghost?

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros is an ensemble band led by Alex Ebert, vocalist of the power pop group Ima Robot.

Desert Song is a track on their debut album, entitled Up from Below, released on July 2009 for Vagrant Records.

The music video has been directed by Benjamin Kutsko and Cory Marrero. Director of photography: David Myrick. Edited By: Brandon Driscoll-Luttringer and Alex Ebert. Visual effects: Benjamin Kutsko and Casey Allen.

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Riserva Total: Species of Drivers

Here’s a series of seven online videos made by Abstract Groove for oil company Total. Producer: Mauro Mastronicola. Creative agency: DLVBBDO. Music: Franky B.

The stories were created aiming “to obtain a surreal, ironic (but warm and natural at the same time) low-fi look mixing live action with 2D animation, stop motion and 3D.”

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The Bronson Maneuver

Preston Hall is Bronson. Who is Bronson? Well, mix James Bond, Lupin the Third and Mister Bean, and you’ll have a glance of the idea. Now, who is Preston Hall?

The short was an entry in CG Challenge XXIV, themed Secret Agent.

The film is the work of Ryan Sluman, Joon Kim, Danny Dahlquist and Mike McCain. Featuring Wein, Weib und Gesang (Wine, Women and Song), op. 333 by Johann Strauss II.

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BBC Knowledge: Eat Up Brain

Oh well, it’s not a shame I’m going to forget eighty percent of every clip I see each day. For the remaining twenty percent are no fat clips…

The spot for BBC Knowledge has been directed by Sean Pecknold and produced by Aaron Ball at Grandchildren. Voice over: Richard E. Grant.

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SIFF 2009: Find

Following the bumpers, here’s the trailer, whose “soundtrack is comprised of audio clips from ten independent films and uses an animation technique that pays homage to early cinema.”

Directed by John Foreman and Timothy Howe and produced by Morgan Henry at Digital Kitchen. Creative agency: Wongdoody.

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Team William – You Look Familiar

A trigger happy (and less safe for work) music video, inspired to the Max Fleischer era cartoons.

Team William is a Belgian indie pop band. You Look Familiar is the third single off their eponymous debut album.

The music video has been directed by Michélé De Feudis and Joris Bergmans of Nouvelle Cuisine. Additional artists: Lois Van Baarle, Maxim Vandeputtem, Michèle Vanparys, Koen De Koninck.

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