Animated video for Melbourne indie band Francolin

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By Dave Mahler in New Music on Wednesday 14 March 2012

I’ve just finished co-directing and animating a clip with Marisa Lai for Melbourne-based indie pop act Francolin. The super catchy track is already enjoying Triple J airtime. The clip combines frantic, dancy individuals with ecstatic and emotive abstract animation, culminating in a free falling climax that is open for interpretation. The single will be officially launched […]

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Animated video for French band Louise Attaque

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By Rodrigo Borges in New Music on Wednesday 28 September 2011

Louis Clichy (animator on Wall-e, Up and Ratatouille) directed this beautiful animation for the French band, Louise Attaque. It’s very interesting to see how he links one scene to another to tell us the story. It feels like they belong together, the music and the video: both rough, dirty and rhythmic.

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Awesome animated video for Brandt Brauer Frick’s Caffeine

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By Zolton in New Music on Friday 8 April 2011

Written and directed by Danae Diaz and Patricia Luna, with music by German band Brandt Brauer Frick, this is a beautifully animated video.

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Dream Tribes’ Northern Lights animated video

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By Casper Johansson in Video on Thursday 17 March 2011

Oh, sweet animation, how we love you so. This spectacular journey begins in ‘Edinburgh’s iconic West Bow’ before wandering ‘through a desolate magical forest as the sunset leads to starlight’. Clearly inspired by Franz Kafka’s stories and William Blake’s symbolism. Oh, and the music owns, too. Sweeeeetttt!

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Awesome video for the new Darwin Deez song, Bad Day

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By Zolton in New Music on Friday 17 December 2010

We love this low-fi, black and white illustrated video for the new Darwin Deez song, Bad Day, as brilliantly spiteful a track as you’ll ever hear. Guys, take note! This is one to send onto the recent ex. The song is from his upcoming album, to be released on Lucky Number.

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When Humans Ruled the World by Stephen Ong

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By Gerry Mak in Video on Wednesday 22 September 2010

I love this animated video by Stephen Ong. Yep, we are truly nasty creatures, but I think the world will be just fine after we’re gone.

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The Ropes’ animated Kitty Get Down clip

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By Casper Johansson in Video on Monday 6 April 2009

New York band The Ropes have created a brilliant animated video to their single, Kitty Get Down, which has a retro Peter Bjorn and John feel about it.

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