Oculus Story Studio is essentially the first competitor to Google’s Spotlight Stories. Like Spotlight Stories, it’s helmed by another ex-Pixar Artist and Director, in this case Sashka Unseld, Director of Pixar’s, The Blue Umbrella. Henry, a story about a porcupine that loves to hug his friends, looks to be the second short the Oculus team will release using the technology, and you can watch a nice trailer for the short below.
The fourth film in Google’s Spotlight Stories is a blockbuster science fiction live-action short from Director Justin Lin. The film’s visual effects were produced by The Mill, who recently released this featurette explaining their part in the production, and the many innovative tools and technologies they needed to develop to get the job done. You can watch the film on Android smart phones by downloading the Google Spotlight Stories app.
Tim Dillnutt is a veteran animation artist working in London. For a behind the scenes look as his new hand drawn short, ENTRÉE, check out the film’s production blog.
Kung Fury is an over-the-top 80’s action comedy that was crowd funded through Kickstarter. It features Kung Fury, a Kung Fu renegade cop who travels back in time to kill his Nemesis, Hitler. The film features nazis, dinosaurs, vikings and cheesy one-liners.
Two parrots are confronted with the death of their mistress on the one hand, and on the other with the fire of their apartment…
A new web series created by Illustrator and Writer, Daniella London Dekel.