October 26, 2021

Guardians of the Galaxy - "Star-Lord: Zero to Hero" | Music Video/Game Promo

DIRECTOR: Gary Levesque
PRODUCTION: Wizz / Psyop
PRODUCER: Matthieu Poirier / Claire Madigan
ANIMATORS: Adrien Vallade, Alexandra Petit, Angus Pepper, Catherine, Catherine Benz, Deborah Balboa, Leo Ferrer, Martin Richard, Gabrielle Selnet
ANIMATORS ASSISTANTS: Benjamin Oualid, Alma Frohlich
BACKGROUND: Sebastien Iglesias, Florent Boston
COMPOSITING: Benoit Galland

October 18, 2021

'DOME' - Animated trailer for the French Indie Manga

Directed by: William Balmer, Mimo Peyrani, Jimmy Szezur, Lyne Hehlen
Art Directors: William Balmer, Mimo Peyrani
Storyboard / Animatic: Jimmy Szezur, Lyne Hehlen
Colorboard: Jimmy Szezur
Layout: Jimmy Szezur, Mimo Peyrani
Character Animation: Jimmy Szezur, Lyne Hehlen
Shadow Animation: Mimo Peyrani
Backgrounds: Lyne Hehlen, Mimo Peyrani
Compositing: Lyne Hehlen
Sound Design: Valérian Augereau, Lyne Hehlen
Music: Roman Perreton

October 12, 2021

And Then I’ll Stop... Does Any of This Sound Familiar?

The 1990 film by Paul Fierlinger - Tells the stories of several addicts, from their lowest moments of defeat through to their recovery, are told through the stylish, sketchy cartoon drawings of animator Paul Fierlinger, who shares his own struggles with alcoholism at the end of the film.

October 10, 2021

'Marcel, King of Tervuren' by Tom Shroeder

Marcel is a rooster, whose storied life unfolds like a Greek tragedy.
At his website, director Tom Schroeder details the genesis of the film --
a story told over drinks by a friend in Belgium.

Via Drawn

October 09, 2021

Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina - Opening Title Sequence

"The Legend of Vox Machina is an adult animated fantasy-adventure series that follows Vox Machina, a band of misfits with a fondness for boozing and brawling. In a desperate attempt to pay off their mounting bar tab, these unlikely heroes end up on a quest to save the realm of Exandria from dark magical forces. From a sinister necromancer to a powerful curse, the group confronts a variety of obstacles that not only test their skills, but also the strength of their bond."

October 08, 2021

XX LAB "A Scream Into The Future"

Written & Directed by Anne Raffin
Client: François X
Produced By: Nicolas Mongin, Hélène Orjebin
Production Company: Les Monstres
Lead Background Artist: Anne Raffin
Backgrounds: Bruno Couchinho, Florian Jouet, Marie Letullier
3D Modeling & Animation: Simon Goeneutte-Lefevre
Lead Character Layout & Animation: Éléa Gobbé-Mévellec
Animation: Charlotte Baker, Lionel Marchand, Nicolas Voukourakos
2DFX Animation: Frédéric Macé, Stéphane Martzolf
Lead Animation Assistant: Lesceline Haase
Animation Assistant: Dimitri Lecoussis
Compositing: Thomas Ricquier
Color Grading: Alexandra Batina
Editing: Nazim Meslem
Music Mix: Gautier Carbonneaux
Sign Language Adaptation: Sophie Pointurier
Character Costume Designs based on the works of Arthur Avellano

October 03, 2021

The Ultimate "Kung Fu Panda" Recap Cartoon

Homeshake – “Passenger Seat” - by Peter Sharp

Animation by Pete Sharp, Marlena Synchyshyn, Jan Kuijken, George Wheeler, Serkan Goncagul and Zarah Bao.
Produced by Brain Dead Studios

October 01, 2021

'Smooth Talker' by Brent Bouchard

'Le Dernier des Cailloux' (The Last of the Pebbles) - TV special directed by Caroline Cherrier (Horacio) at Tant Mieux Production Studios

Firmin Pebble has just lost his parents, two famous explorers who died at sea. Hosted by his aunt Anna in Normandy, he is struggling with this humble family of shell fishers, very different from the adventurous spirit he was used to. Running away from his cousins’ constant teasing, he meets Risette, the lighthouse keeper. At night, he encounters a huge, lost sea creature, who is desperately trying to communicate with the foghorn. Firmin becomes attached to this lonely monster, the last of her kind. Alone against all, he will try to protect her from the men of the village.