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Soggy Flakes Premiering at Montreal Stop Motion Festival

by Greg91on September 15, 2017
The short film “Soggy Flakes” will premiere at the Montreal Stop Motion Festival on September 16th. Written, created and produced by The Affolter Brothers from Foreshadow Films, “Soggy Flakes” tells the story of rejected cereal mascots who are struggling to accept the fate of their once popular cereals. This animated short is a pretty amusing […]

Bri’ n Chris – A Four Year Journey

by Greg91on August 14, 2017
Writer/director Michael Wakelam started creating the short film “Life of Bri’ n Chris” over four years ago as a passion project. With a limited team and an almost non-existent budget, the eight-minute short took a very long time to create. Fortunately the team’s enthusiasm for the project helped drive them to complete the project. The […]

Luke Chueh Animated Shorts in Development with Munky King

by Greg91on August 14, 2017
Artist Luke Chueh is working with the toy designer company Munky King to produce animated shorts based on his work. Munky King has already worked with Chueh to create toys based on his art for a decade now. Development company Tiny Giants is a part of the project that is bringing his art to life, […]
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Brazey Is Back, With A Message

by Peter Paltridgeon August 1, 2017
A few months ago we posted an animated short called “Brazey,” by Jared D. Weiss. It was a cute, largely improvised short about a little dancing white guy. We’re pleased to report Weiss has returned to Brazey’s world with a follow-up, which you can watch below. The last time we saw Brazey he was living […]

Oscar Nominated Shorts 2017

Review: The 2017 Oscar Nominated Animated Shorts

by slaion February 23, 2017
This year’s animated shorts, presented in theaters and online by ShortsHD, features mostly a somber mix of animated tales with just the one exception from Pixar. There was also another R-rated short among the nominees, which again was screened last for the younger audience to leave beforehand. I’m not sure this year’s mix would entertain […]

Check Out This Animated Short: Mad Circus

by Peter Paltridgeon December 30, 2016
You’re dropped right into the middle of the action in “Mad Circus,” a short starring an old train conductor whose vessel is having a few….problems. Where is he? Who is he? Why are trains flying? This short does not tell a complete story, but instead drops you into the climax of one and lets your […]

Check Out This Animated Short: Invisible

by Peter Paltridgeon December 29, 2016
We’ve all been in the situation of having to be the wallflower at a social gathering. One would think being a chameleon would make the experience easier, as you could just literally disappear. This isn’t the case for the lizard at the center of today’s short….his self-camoflage tends to involuntarily kick in at the worst […]

Home Of My Memories: A New Crowdfunded Animated Short

by Peter Paltridgeon December 27, 2016
Ana Portillo & Javier Méndez of El Paso, Texas have worked on several projects together — Javier on the creative end and Ana handling the financial side. Now they’re putting together their first computer-animated short, “Home Of My Memories.” “Home” is described as “about a grandfather, who teaches his grandson to build a little model […]

Check Out This Animated Short: “Painted Flower”

by Peter Paltridgeon December 26, 2016
“Painted Flower” is a short from Vietnam that concerns two big-eyed girls in art class assigned with — what else — painting a bouquet of flowers. One student is fixated on getting as close to the real look as possible; the other is less concerned with such matters. What makes this short great is how […]
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Check Out This Animated Short: Welcome To Paradise

by Peter Paltridgeon December 23, 2016
It’s nice to be able to carry an endless supply of media in a pocket-sized device, isn’t it? People had it harsh in the old days….or rather, in this alien otherworld. This guy (whose name is officially “Eggs”) has to drag around a giant robot full of television programs everywhere he goes. And the material […]