Youtube educational channel Kurzgesagt explains why something as intangible and subjective as ‘beauty’ can make us feel so positive.
Previously: The Meat Conceit
An intense short by students of Arles-based animation school MoPA in which the denizens of a polluted underwater world have evolved in strange ways
And here’s how they made it.
Ailleurs (Somewhere) – a short by Mélody Boulissière in which a young man sets off to escape the digital overload of modern life.
A pleasing journey via paint-on-glass and montage, from frenzy to serenity.
Pleasing explorations in hand animation by London-based motion designer Jesper Lindborg.
A compelling, award-winning and inevitably Oscar-bothering short by Hungarian animator Réka Bucsi.
The universe. Let her show you it.
A SXSW award-winning stop motion short by LA based animator Kangmin Kim telling the story of a father and son connected by identical birthmarks on their butts.
Justin Roilland struggles to deliver a straight line in the Pickle Rick episode of Rick and Morty.
Related: Your Pickle Rick Has Arrived
A graduation film by students AV-RON Maya, COMINOTTI Mylène, COUDERT Marion, DANO Sixtine of GOBELINS. A metaphor for climate change, to wit:
The House = the Earth, The Mother = Consumerism, The Father = the Consumer, The Grandfather = the Conservative Patriarch, the Young Son = Future Generations and the Daughter = the Citizen & Activist
The impressive, 16-bit, 1980s style tale of a futuristic high speed delivery by All In Pixel.
More deeply satisfying gfs from artist and designer Andreas Wannerstedt.