While we’re talking about climate change

•July 9, 2007 • 1 Comment

Instant Karma is a carbon neutral production company. They plant 1000 trees for every shoot they do, effectively canceling out any carbon dioxide they produce during the production. They use sustainable materials for set construction, drive hybrids and recycle wherever possible.

Read the article and interview on fxguide

XBox goes clay.

•July 6, 2007 • Leave a Comment

Nicely done stopmotion for Xbox by moostudios.

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All in camera. Check out the making of at moo.

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Levi’s are looking for filmmakers

•July 6, 2007 • Leave a Comment

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Levi’s Young Guns aims to unearth new musical talent, and now they’re looking for director’s to shoot a music video for one of their artists. Showreels need to be in by 12 July, so get moving!

More info at Represent

Take a look at Saam

•July 5, 2007 • Leave a Comment

Although he studied art he redeemed himself by making a couple of very sharp parody virals, most notably building a mens room around Jaykay for Virtual Insanity and getting bush and blair into a gay bar.

Two years later he’s signed to Partizan alongside the likes of Michel Gondry, Chris Cairns and Traktor, and has completed videos for Klaxons and Unklejam

Read the Pingmag interview here or visit his website here and his profile at Partizan here.

Francois Vogel does HP, again

•May 17, 2007 • Leave a Comment

Simple, but effective.

An Exercise in Heart Hardening

•May 17, 2007 • Leave a Comment

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Photo-Animated Sci-Fi Thriller

•May 17, 2007 • Leave a Comment

“Missing Pages” is the story of Professor Tanokura, who develops a time machine only to find himself hunted by some of the most indelibly terrifying post-apocalyptic henchmen sci-fi has ever seen.

The entire short is produced from stills, 40 000 of them, cut-out and animated to create a fluid and dynamic look.

Read the full press release.

Watch the trailer.