The History of Typography

A stop-motion animated short film about the history of fonts and typography, by Ben Barrett. The video was created using 291 paper letters and 2,454 photographs over a 140 hour…

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Childhood of a Circle – A Brilliant Animated Short Film


French animator Kadavre Exquis’ short film “Childhood of a Circle” is one of the most gorgeous pieces of animation I’ve watched this year. The short film tell the tale of Archibald, a lonely bear like creature whose life is suddenly changed by the arrival of a mysterious circle.

The animated film’s lush visuals, soothing background score and an evocative voiceover is a loving homage to classic European cartoons, that some of us were lucky enough to be exposed to in childhood. The OST of the film was composed by Kadavre Exquis himself, with John Kassab, the multi-award winning sound designer from Australia, taking care of sound design.

You can watch the film after the jump.


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“Skip” – An Animated Love Story

Skip is a charming little animated film, whose two central characters unwittingly traverse through time and movie genres, only to finally end up falling in love with each other. Created…

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Blik – A Love Story

A beautifully-animated short love story, made by the people at Polder Animation. The flawless sound design by Peter van der Velden deserves special mention. Link to Blik from Polder Animation…

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