I was possessed this year by the story of Lord Howe Island’s stick insects; it’s so gripping I’m compelled to tell it to everyone. Since I’m an animator, once I … Read more
I love short animated films. I could watch them for hours. This particular one was made by four students from the Utrecht School of Arts in the Netherlands within a … Read more
Have you ever wished you could go back the last few minutes of your life? To say something different, to do something you should have done? Travis found a way.
In the 2009 short film The Cat Piano, an anthropomorphic feline investigates the disappearance of his friends, all of whom are being held inside a musical torture device.
‘Papa’ is an award-winning short animated film wherein an eccentric inventor realises he’s not a good father to his daughter. His solution? Build the perfect dad for his child.
The brilliantly talented Conor Finnegen finally released his short Fear Of Flying online recently and it’s worth the wait. A great story about a bird who tries to avoid heading … Read more
When was the last time you sent a paper airplane love letter to a complete stranger? Well, maybe you should take a hint from Paperman and try it out. It … Read more
Brave New Old is my first animated short. The intention was to create a different kind of storytelling with 3D animation: a mechanical storytelling. It’s been great having it in … Read more
This is a ridiculously brilliant animated short film by Jesse Schmal. ‘An Italian piazza is invaded by an unlikely… invader’. Classic animation style, irreverent humor meets Soviet nostalgia.
I met these boys a few weeks ago in a creative meeting talking shop. Four Irish lads with far too much animation talent for a country of only four million. … Read more