Entries Tagged as 'animation'

Friday, July 27th, 2018

A Warrior’s Dream: Donnie Yen Vs. Bruce Lee

The title of this isn’t just the sort of scenario that every warrior would wet their pants at the thought of seeing, but it’s the name of a 3D animated short film imagined in photorealistic style where Donnie Yen (Ip Man)fights an imaginary opponent, who just so happens to be the greatest martial artist whoever [...]

Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

This Animation of Unsatisfying Situations is Guaranteed to Frustrate

Parallel Studio, a Paris-based motion design team have created this very amusing but very unsatisfying animated short film that shows various annoying, frustrating, and disappointing situations that happen in everyday life. From the vending machine that doesn’t quite vend to a basketball that bounces around, but doesn’t fall down, the hoop.

Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Animation Details the Mind-boggling Scale of the Universe

As the noted cosmologist Carl Sagan said there are more stars in the universe than there are grains of sand on all of the Earth’s beaches. But equally, there are more molecules of H20 in only 10 drops of water than there are stars in the universe. But how can we imagine such concepts and [...]

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Paper Cut, a Skate Film Printed on 1000s of Pieces of Paper

Filmmaker Philip Evans filmed skaters Jak Pietryga and Chris Jones skating about the streets of London, and then done something unique—he printed the footage on over 3,000 pieces of paper and then turned it onto an animation. The result has all the hallmarks of an entertaining skate video, great tricks, cool locations, but adds something [...]

Friday, March 23rd, 2018

Movies & TV Shows Mixed with Animation = a Tale about a Teenager Getting to School

It starts as a story about a kid getting nagged at to get ready for school but soon turns into a fast-paced thrill ride in this short All Your Favorite Shows! The penciled textures of the story soon turns into a post-modern edit of pop culture references from TV and films, which become symbols of [...]

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

The Strangest Version of the Thomas The Tank Engine Theme You’ll Ever Hear

Yes, this is most definitely that weird part of YouTube, the part where someone uses the Source Filmmaker to create a bizarre animation for the strangest version of the Thomas The Tank Engine theme song you’ll ever hear, complete with jittering video game characters and smiling policeman. It’s also oddly addictive and you’ll want to [...]

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Awesome Music Video Brings Your Favorite Album Covers to Life

The name Roy Kafri probably means nothing to you but after you watch the video for his song Mayokero, you’ll know him as that guy who had that really awesome music video which featured popular album covers brought to life. Using classic and iconic covers, from David Bowie to Michael Jackson and Bob Dylan, director [...]

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

‘Borrow Time’—A Dark Animated Tale from Two Pixar Animators

While Pixar movies are aimed at adults as well as kids, they’re nowhere near as dark as this animation by Pixar animators Andrew Coats and Lou Hamou-Lhadj. The short film reveals a very bleak tale of personal tragedy set in the landscape of the Wild West, a tale that has plenty of loss and mourning [...]

Sunday, December 31st, 2017

Guy Photoshops Himself Singing into Stock Photos

Stock photos have really come into their own in the age of photo and video editing software, as it means the straight-laced poses of the models can be used very creatively. And that’s what’s happening in this video by MysteryGuitarMan who has placed himself singing in stock photos, making for very amusing results.

Sunday, December 24th, 2017

The Many Movies The Simpsons Has Paid Tribute To

The Simpsons is know for its quick-fire, blink-and-you’ll-miss it gags and one industry they love paying tribute to with these is the movies. In this awesome supercut put together by Vimeo user cgmzz, 27 (there are many more) of the films the series has referenced are pointed out, along with the scenes they’re parodying.

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Star Wars Meets Mario Kart in this Awesome Fan Made Animation

If you’re the kind of person who is not only a fan of Star Wars but also loves Mario Kart then this is going to blow your damn mind, because those two worlds collide in a brilliant mashup animation by YouTuber Dark Pixel. Set in the Mario Kart world, the Nintendo characters are given Star [...]