This animation by Hiraoka Masanobu (from several months ago) popped up on Vimeo Staff Picks, and if you’re looking for animation inspiration from left field this is it.
Watch the animation below!
A clever animation using English and Japanese characters, by Ohashi Takashi. The visuals work well with the quirky music.
Watch the short below!
Jo Peel spent three weeks creating this large-scale animation on a wall at Village Underground in Shoreditch, London. Although Blu made this type of animation really popular I like that the Jo tried to go in a different direction with it.
A stunning stop-motion animation by Jamie Caliri for the The Shin’s “The Rifle’s Spiral”. More films like this please!
Watch the music video below!
“Sex” by Slugabed, directed and animated by Chris Ullens.
“I Will Never Change” by Benga. This is a wonderfully simple video created using 960 vinyl records – you’ll never look at Soundcloud the same way again!
I like the quirky mishmash of styles here in this animation directed by Takuya Hosogane.
Watch the video below!
“Childhood of a Circle”, an animation by Kadavre Exquis. This is a marvelous little film, I only wish it was 200 times longer!
Watch the whole film below!