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Top Ten Visual Effects/Animation Chart
Friday, Dec. 13, 2019
This quarter's standout visual effects and animation work is headlined by the poignant Born Free Foundation piece, "The Bitter Bond," from Zombie Studio in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The animated tale shows us how a lion cub is set up to be killed when it reaches adulthood due to the practice of canned...
Friday, Oct. 25, 2019
The stellar work this quarter has to offer is headlined by the "Love Me Like There's No Tomorrow" music video honoring the late Freddie Mercury as well as the Mercury Phoenix Trust. Also in the mix is the moving "I Am With You" animated piece promoting sexual assault survivor Chanel Miller's...
Friday, Aug. 9, 2019
Our quarterly Top Ten VFX & Animation Chart is topped by a breakup of seismic proportions as Time Based Arts, London, served as effects house on Lacoste's "Crocodile Inside" directed by Megaforce of production company Iconoclast for BETC Paris.
Among the other pieces of notable work...
Friday, Mar. 29, 2019
The Super Bowl figures into the mix for our first quarterly Visual Effects & Animation chart of the year, which is topped by the Big Game spot which initially looks like classic Bud Light fare but sports a Game of Thrones/HBO twist. Other Super Bowl commercials in the Chart include...
Friday, Dec. 14, 2018
Our quarterly 2018 VIsual Effects & Animation Chart is headlined by the latest entry in Ad Council's "Love Has No Labels" campaign--the poignant short Rising directed by David Nutter (Game of Thrones), with VFX by Ntropic.
Among other entries in the Chart mix are:...
Friday, Oct. 26, 2018
Pete Candeland of Friends Electric directed this animation spot for Great Western Railway featuring The Famous Five, a group of adventurous young children and their dog Timmy from the series of novels by English author Enid Blyton.
Titled “Five and the Missing Jewels, this ad out of...
Friday, Oct. 26, 2018
Our quarterly Top Ten Visual Effects/Animation Chart features work that runs the gamut from an animated spot starring the children's novel protagonists the Famous Five for Great Western Railway to an anime-inspired online series for Footlocker, the creation of a magnetized chocolate world for...
Friday, Aug. 10, 2018
Our quarterly 2018 VIsual Effects & Animation Chart is headlined by a tongue-in-cheek Mutual of Omaha Wild Kingdom-esque document short exploring the mating habits of an armadillo in the age of computer dating.
Among other entries in the Chart mix are: Budweiser's spot...
Friday, Mar. 23, 2018
Our first quarterly Top Ten Visual Effects and Animation Chart kicks off the new year, topped by a Kia Super Bowl commercial in which rocker Steven Tyler travels through time back to his youthful prime. The vehicle to yesteryear is a Kia Stinger which Tyler accelerates backwards on an old...
Friday, Dec. 22, 2017
Evoking empathy for a homeless woman this holiday season is a chart-topping Salvation Army PSA directed by Moth Studios via Hornet Inc., for The Richards Group, Dallas.
Also in the mix is a "Moz the Monster" creation for John Lewis, an electrical high-wire act that's for the birds--and...