Chris Saunders: Emerging Creatives Q&A

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Johannesburg-based filmmaker and photographer Chris Saunders recently completed a one-year residency at Fabrica, United Colors of Benetton’s Creative Research Facility in Italy. He is currently back working in South Africa. We caught up with him to find out what he has been up to since being part of the Emerging Creatives programme in 2009 and ...

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Karen Mary Berr – Back to you

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Karen Mary Berr is currently living in France, where she studied Applied Arts and Art History. She had several exhibitions as a painter, photographer in France and Canada and is now specializing in Video Art & Poetry. Back to you is a poem I wrote in 2011 and revisited in 2013, to express what I could feel ...

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Interview with Reylia Slaby- A Picture is a Poem Without Words

Thursday, November 21, 2013

In her photo shoots Reylia Slaby strives to create a sense of the natural, yet incorporating elements and colors that can only been seen in dreams. Her work has been described as half painting and photograph, with a touch of the renaissance. She loves adding a deeper message to each picture, holding to the belief ...

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The Heat

Friday, November 15, 2013

"The Heat" is a short documentary about Heather "The Heat" Hardy, a single mother and professional boxer who was displaced by Hurricane Sandy. Heather uses fighting to provide a living for her and her daughter, Annie, while simultaneously pushing the sport of women's boxing into the mainstream. Music: Postcard From 1952 by Explosions In The Sky // ...

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Ongoing Box, a film about Process in the arts

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Ongoing Box A film by David Bernabo Ongoing Box is a proposed (and partially completed) documentary film investigating the role of process and its various manifestations in artistic endeavors. The film combines work-in-progress views into Pittsburgh artists’ studios, artist interviews, and studio experiments. Camera/Edit/Music: DB

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In Search of Avery Willard

Monday, November 4, 2013

A Charlie Guidance Production Directed by Cary Kehayan Executive Producers: Ira Sachs and Lucas Joaquin Produced by Cary Kehayan and Amanda Hammett 2012 | Color | 23 minutes *WINNER* Shout Award, 'Best Short Film' - 2012 Sidewalk Film Festival 'BEST OF THE YEAR' SELECTION: Senses of Cinema FIlm Journal (2012 World Poll), Attitude Magazine (Best of BFI London LGFF 2012) OFFICIAL SELECTION: 2013 Rotterdam ...

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Photography meets Art Trailer

Saturday, November 2, 2013

Arts journalist Miranda Sawyer is joined by Miles Aldridge, artists, critics and online contributors for a lively discussion about photography and art.

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IK Prize 2014 Promo

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

The IK Prize is a new award celebrating creative talent in the digital industry. The winner will receive a prize of £10,000 and a £60,000 production budget to realise a digitally innovative project that will enhance people's enjoyment of art. The winner's work, along with presentations from those shortlisted, will be showcased at Tate Britain ...

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Highpoint Pool

Saturday, October 26, 2013

Set in the 1980's a young boy makes a final plea to President Reagan, on behalf of his love interest, to stop the building of a tract home development that will replace their existing community pool. Shot 35mm anamorphic in 1999, Highpoint Pool was eventually completed in 2013 after being on hold for over a decade. ...

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Monday, October 14, 2013

Written and directed by award winning filmmaker Ben West, FUGU & TAKO is an amazing buddy film with stunning visual effects. The story follows two Japanese salary men's lives that literally transform when one of them eats a live puffer fish in a sushi bar. Trailer - Film available at VIMEO ondemand

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Lead me

Saturday, October 12, 2013

little monsters hanging around. Directed by Omar Meradi Original music by Doug Kaufman "All we can do" extended version you can see now the making of here :

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The Hunt

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

// Short film commissioned and broadcast as part of Channel 4's Random Acts series (25/9/2013) // Directed by Spike Morris & Oscar Hudson // & // A Bad film - 'An ominous fox hunting party slowly disintegrates before our eyes as they give chase to an unlikely victim. What remains of 'the hunt' after all its defining symbols have fallen ...

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Mercedes-Benz: Le Monolith

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Uploaded with permission from Ad Agencies CLM BBDO / PROXIMITY and Mercedes-Benz for

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China Rats – N.O.M.O.N.E.Y. (No Money)

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Taken from the "China Rats - Don't Play With Fire" EP out 14 October 13.

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Wednesday, September 11, 2013

All scenes were filmed by using lycopodium powder, 50 Hz, a Canon 5D and a 100mm macro lens. Visit me on facebook and if you like...give me a like :-) Title: Cymatics Directed & Produced: Susi Sie Music & Sound Design: CypherAudio

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S A L I E N C E – A short by Paul Trillo

Friday, August 30, 2013

Invisible figures emerge from a forest to be revealed by bursts of colored powder. Shot on the Phantom Miro at 1500 frames per second. Check out the making of video: Directed by Paul Trillo Directer of Photography Joe Gabriel Produced by Landon Van Soest Original Score by Noah Cunningham Additional Sound Design Rich Bologna Special Thanks Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective Abel Cine Phantom Pete Abel Moe Shure Ryan Koo NoFilmSchool The ...

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Monday, August 26, 2013

A performative and audiovisual experimental film: currents of electricity and its production were analyzed and introduced into a human host via electrodes. The resulting impulses and physical motions were recorded in the powerplant Wien Simmering. The visual material was then edited and mixed with Max Bense's text "technical existence" (written in 1949), where the philosopher ...

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EXIST@QCA presents Opening Night

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Zierle & Carter's work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, including Grace Exhibition Space (US), Up To Nature (UK), IBT 10 (UK), Exist-ence (AU), Garden of Reason (UK), IKRA (SE), and MOMA (US) and Plymouth Arts Centre (UK) as part of Marina Abramovic’s Institute for the Preservation of Performance Art and The Pigs of Today ...

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A Body without Organs Trailer

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

I shot this film, A Body without Organs, during a one-and-a-half year period between the winter of 2010 and the spring of 2012. The film speaks in a continual present tense, unfolding as a day in the lives of my parents. This tense is a supple present, allowing space for all of the dreams and ...

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The Detroit Bus Company

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Young entrepreneur Andy Didorosi believes that the way to Detroit’s new era depends on better leadership and a solid connection between the city and the suburbs. So when the city in 2012 axed its plans to build the M-1 light rail, the transit solution that would’ve bridged that vital connection, Didorosi was mad as hell. ...

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Monday, July 29, 2013

Dans un entrepôt désafffecté, un artiste entame la réalisation d' une fresque, concentré dans son œuvre, il ne s 'aperçoit pas qu'autour de lui se déroule une scène surréaliste In an abandoned warehouse, an artist is creating a mural, concentrated in his art, he doesn't realize that behind him, a surrealistic scene occuring Réalisateurs / Directors : ...

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Thursday, July 18, 2013

A bird with a FEAR OF FLYING tries to avoid heading South for the winter. A live-action-animated short film- NO STOP-MOTION! Making of here: **PLEASE WATCH FULL SCREEN IN GLORIOUS HIGH DEFINITION W HEADPHONES** BEST ANIMATION @ Galway Film Fleadh 2012 BEST ANIMATION @ LA Shorts Fest 2012 YOUNG DIRECTORS FORUM AWARD @ Cristal Fest 2012 AUDIENCE AWARD @ Glasgow Short ...

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Honda – “Hands”

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Directors Smith & Foulkes together with Wieden + Kennedy have launched a new set of animated idents for Honda's sponsorship of Channel 4 documentaries featuring miniature versions of some of the automotive brand's best-known inventions. We were responsible for the assembly of the multiple shots, remove props, track all the objects, shade, light and render everything. ...

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The Flying Man

Thursday, July 11, 2013

A new superhero is coming, only this time it's on his terms. Will he still be considered a hero? Directed, produced, financed, edited and story by Marcus Alqueres ( Sound and score by: Roger Lima ( Manager: Scott Glassgold / IAM Entertainment Website: (for press release) Facebook: Credits: Written by: Henry Grazinoli and Marcus Alqueres DOP: Anthony Scott Burns Production Manager: Christopher Yurkovich Visual Effects: ...

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Bloc Party – Ratchet

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Music video by Bloc Party performing Ratchet. Bloc Party under exclusive licence to Frenchkiss Records. Of course by Mr. Cyriak

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Ten Thousand Days

Thursday, July 4, 2013

Darby Duncan is convinced he will die on his Ten Thousandth Day. But when he meets Arabella at the funeral of his cousin, things don't quite go to plan. Find out more here:, and here: and here: Starring: Morgana O'Reilly as Arabella & Benedict Wall as Darby Duncan. Writer / Director: Michael Duignan Producer: Nik Beachman Producer: Craig Gainsborough Director of Photography: ...

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A-Trak: Jumbo

Monday, June 17, 2013

Directed by: Jason Miller DP: Chase Bowman Compositing: Mike Bishop 3D animation: Pedram Shohadai Addtl Compositing/VFX: Nick Frew Motion Control Tech: Adam Francis 1st AC: Vito Huizar 2nd AC: Brett Graybill Cheerleader: Amanda Mondale Cheerleader choreography: Michael Riccio, Haylee Roderick Wardrobe: Amanda Hall Hair/Mua: Victoria Aronson DIT/Playback: Matt Evans Production Assistant: Alex Heerman Opening titles: Dan Donahue Commissioned by: Kevin Kusatsu, Renee Broduer Special Thanks: Whittier College Production company: Buy Tuna Melt EP ...

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OFFF 2013 Main Titles by From Form

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

With no doubt, one of the most magical moments we lived at OFFF so far. Here you have the amazing Main Titles by From Form. Concept, direction and screenplay Ashley Govers, Jurjen Versteeg and Wouter Keijzer Edit Wouter Keijzer Color correction and visual effects Jurjen Versteeg Set design Ashley Govers Music and sound design Ben Lukas Boysen Cello Performed by Cordula Grolle Recorded by Jochen Mader At Audionerve Drawings Jan-Maarten Nachtegeller Narrator Nick ...

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The Tennis Wall

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

A tribute to "The Tennis Wall" Written and Directed by Arnab Chanda.

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Etta Bond: Under The Knife

Sunday, May 19, 2013

A collaborative film made with UK singer Etta Bond, for Channel 4. Shot in one take and split into 1374 layers in After Effects. You can see the making of here:

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