Indie Film: JO JO IN THE STARS

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What can we say? This little gem has haunted us since we first saw it. Sooo creepy…and yet so filled with love:

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LB: MY STRANGE GRANDFATHER

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This short film from Dina Velikovskaya and the Russian State University of Cinematography really got to me.

Mainly I realized that it’s probably how my grandkids see me. read article

Short of the Week Animation Award Winners 2013

From ShortOfTheWeek.Com. (Eh, where else?)

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Whether you are a fan of stop-motion, 3D, or 2D animation, 2012 was truly a phenomenal year for us short animation lovers.  It seems that this year—more so than those in recent memory—we were treated to works that were not only breathtakingly beautiful, but also astonishingly innovative. Especially in the realm of animation, the short form is leading the charge for stylistic and narrative change.  Thus, we honor those innovators—those dazzling storytellers—with our 2013 short animation winners below.  Sit back, relax, and enjoy the best that 2012 had to offer! read article

Yet Another Oscar Nominated Short – ADAM AND DOG

It’s pet-feeling time.

God we love dogs.

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OBEY: A Film That’s Actually About Something

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Movies should be about something. They should bug us. Otherwise, why bother going thru all that crap to make one?

…Something real.

And very upsetting.

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