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“Frames is a short mixed media animation about a character who is thrust into different worlds after discovering the artificiality of his own world.” (Vimeo) Amusing, cleverly done short film, with different worlds seen through the glasses frames. Makes me … Continue reading

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Aug(De)Mented Reality

“Using a unique animation technique involving traditional animation cels and his iphone 5s, Hombre_mcsteez turns everyday life into an odd creature infested cartoon universe.” (YouTube) I love this little video. So simple, yet surprisingly effective. It’s also rather funny! I love … Continue reading

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A wonderful animation and poem, entitled Typography, about language. Poem by Taylor Mali, animation by Ronnie Bruce. I do like these types of animations, and they really suit poems (like Storm). You know? Onwards!

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Sintel is a beautiful and emotional piece of animation, by Blender Foundation. Despite being  under 15 minutes long, it hits all the right spots. Great story, superb animation, emotional characters, and an ending that makes you wonder what happens next. … Continue reading

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BBC Knowledge Explainer DNA

Explaining science in short, concise, and precise information is difficult, but BBC Knowledge Explainer does a pretty good job at it. The video above about DNA is a good example of this. It describes what DNA is and does, as … Continue reading

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“Introducing a groundbreaking technique that seamlessly merges computer-generated and hand-drawn animation techniques, first-time director John Kahrs takes the art of animation in a bold new direction with the Oscar®-nominated short, “Paperman.” Using a minimalist black-and-white style, the short follows the … Continue reading

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The A-Z of Epidemiology

A wonderful, if slightly gross, animation detailing the A – Z of epidemiology, written and performed by Jennifer Gardy and animated by Tom Scott. Germs have never been so appealing. Onwards!

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