The message is everything. (via Daring Fireball)
This short is wonderfully ambitious with its storytelling. The underlying intent: “The larger our past gets the smaller our present feels” is given a world to live in. The animation invites you in with layers of textures and ideas.
Full of lovely little ideas.
If You’ve Never Been to Karachi, You’ve Never Been Killed
This is incredible ballsy journalism. Mingling with some of the most dangerous people on this planet in one of the craziest, most violent cities with an educated, skeptical commentary to round it off. The top video is part one of 5. The rest are below.
So good to be reminded about how profound a death of an Albatross can be. Lovely!
Part of a fascinating project by Chris Jordan. More info here.
(via Chase Jarvis)
Haunting imagery with a vague semblance of a storyline. Effective nevertheless.
Films goes in a full circle. Lovely thought-provoking idea translated beautifully.
(via No Film School)
What happens when you die? A question we all ask. Here is a web series that asks its subject this one question. Answers presented in a raw uncut format.
A film full of ideas realized brilliantly by Robin Schmidt. Just lovely!! Vote for this film in the Driven Creativity competition. The filmmaker has new trailer out for his feature and it looks very promising.
my graduation film at bezalel academy of art and design. a debt to my childhood and other lives i hope i lived. inspired by words of songs that i admire.
The ending is beautifully tragic. Thanks for taking such bold chances.
In the aftermath of an atrocity, Peter, a paramilitary, is confounded by a detective’s questioning. An answer might offer a kind of redemption to both men but threatens to condemn Peter to a long prison sentence. Does he know the answer?
A short film by Billy McCannon.
In the aftermath of an apocalypse, a mans tragic loss leads him to an unequivocal decision.
A short film by Dan Sachar.
(via Phil Garrett)