Blog Posts by admin

Why can’t we do more?

Since the emergence and success of our animation department I have been patiently waiting for the opportunity to do some hand drawn animation. The relationship between an illustrator’s pencil and her paper cannot be replicated purely in the digital. Something … Continued

Get Free

I am in the final stages of the Boom Boom Brazil video. This project has been a serious and rewarding undertaking. I have linked three videos that have influenced the editing of this piece. The first animated video has simply … Continued

Get Free

I am in the final stages of the Boom Boom Brazil video. This project has been a serious and rewarding undertaking. I have linked three videos that have influenced the editing of this piece. The first animated video has simply … Continued

Why can’t we do more?

Drift from Daniel Sousa on Vimeo. Since the emergence and success of our animation department. I have been patiently waiting for the opportunity to do some hand drawn animation. The relationship between an illustrator’s pencil and her paper cannot be … Continued

Sound Design and Geometric Abstraction

Sander Van Dijk & Radium Audio from Pause Fest on Vimeo. *Post by John Oman There is a movement in the animation and motion graphics community right now towards creating ever more elaborate geometric abstraction. The form is popular among … Continued

Address is approximate

*Post by Jorah Check out this sweet google street view animation. This video illustrates what’s possible when several talented filmmakers are locked in a room. The establishing scene in this video is another great example of video making with intention. … Continued

memory tapes by m ss ng p eces

*Post by Jorah This visual work of art is what I consider a perfect remake music video, as it is a truly contemporary take on a classic story. I hope to use this as tool and continued piece of inspiration … Continued

Alternate Reality Games (ARGs)

Written by Jorah Yesterday I attended a meeting at Metro Media where our task was to begin to design an ARG (Alternate Reality Game). In the most basic sense an ARG is an interactive narrative that uses the real world … Continued

Tarsem’s “The Fall” lives on

Tarsem made millions as a director of commercials, and gladly spent most of it to make his movie. Roger Ebert was one of the few who promoted the film and did a great interview with Tarsem. “Everybody in advertising,” he … Continued

The long journey home

On our trip out east were able to connect with fellow filmmaker Billie Mintz. We instantly hit it off and after a couple hours of talking about creative philosophy, storytelling, etc… I noticed we were echoing each other’s sentiments. Mintz … Continued