Tag Archives: fantasy

Or, ‘Short But Sweet’: a frenetic and hilarious animation by Netherlands-based studio KLOMP! that manages to pack in every cliché of the fantasy movie genre, while still rescuing the princess in record time.

If your Dutch is any less than fluent, keep captioning on.


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Intricately detailed pen and ink cityscapes by artist Ben Sack (previously).

The fantasy metropolises were inspired by a four month circumnavigation of the globe as artist in residence aboard the M/S Amsterdam.

You can watch a timelapse video of the creation of his latest work ‘Chronoglyph’ here.


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Black and white photographs from the US Library Of Congress Archive deftly transformed into wonderfully creepy gifs by designer Kevin Weir


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A phantasmagorical, effects-laden, multi award-winning 2010 short by writer, director and VFX whizz Brent Bonacorso who sez of it:

Loosely based on several hundred interviews with children about their dreams, ‘West of the Moon’ is the story of one man’s lost love and his strange path to redemption, aided along the way by a gambling robot, a wayward monkey, and a healthy dose of determination.