Posts made in January, 2017

The Camera Tricks of Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones, Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter – all of these cinematic marvels are tasked with making the unbelievable a reality. The fantasy genre is known for being magical, bizarre, and defying the laws of our world. But Learn more

Storyboards to Films by Glass Distortion

Glass Distortion has an ongoing series of short clips wherein they juxtapose a scene from a popular movie, how it was written in the screenplay, and an animated version of the original storyboard. Imagination in every step. Learn more

How To Edit An Animated Film?

Here’s a question you may never have thought about before: what does an animation editor actually do? If scenes are just written and then animated, is their role any more than just connecting clips together? On the contrary, the role Learn more

Top 10 Best Uses of Color in Film

Color is one of the most effective tools in a storyteller’s arsenal. From fiery red, to the coldest blue, a great filmmaker knows just what colors to paint on the screen. Move over light and shadow, lets take the color Learn more

The Trailer Of My Life as a Zucchini

GKIDS proudly presents the official trailer for the new English version of MY LIFE AS A ZUCCHINI, the Golden Globe Award-nominated film that has moved audiences across the world. The film’s new English version features the voices of Will Forte, Learn more

The Weight of Gravity By Filmscapel

It’s been a couple of years since Gravity first blew our minds. Filmscapel looks back at Alfonso Cuarón’s masterwork, which deftly combined tension, incredible cinematography, and groundbreaking visual effects, accentuated by a shockingly minimal plot. The Weight of Gravity from Learn more

Portrait of Lotte – Frans Hofmeester

Dutch filmmaker Frans Hofmeester took video footage of his daughter Lotte every week from when she was born until when she was 12. Learn more

Porsche Cayman GT4 In 3D Animation

3D CGI Animation of a Porsche Cayman GT4 in a very rainy environment. Porsche Cayman GT4 | 3D Animation from iDani on Vimeo. Software: Cinema 4D, Octane, XParticle, Fusion, Aftereffects More information on:     Learn more

“MALAISE” By Daniel Beaulieu

I wish to thank everyone for the overwhelmingly positive response Malaise received! In June, I began work on my second animated project, a short-film centered around the themes of a small town struggling for relevance in an increasingly urbanized world. Learn more

iPhone Commercial Or Foreign Indie Film?

“”Take Mine” is Apple’s latest one-minute ad meant to show off the iPhone 7 Plus’ portrait mode and new depth-of-field feature. The short film, featuring indie film-style yellow subtitles, starts in an old cafe and proceeds to take us around Learn more