The U.K.’s Aardman Animations produces a new campaign for Maynards Discovery Patch, bringing a hedgehog family to life in a miniature stop-motion world rich in irresistible details, texture and charm.
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The Hettema Group and Caesar’s Entertainment Corp taps Viva Design Inc. to create two large scale spots commemorating the opening of the latest Las Vegas attraction, the High Roller observation wheel.
WIZZdesign combines SFX and live action to bring Oasis soft drink brand’s fruity characters to life in The Berryfly Effect.
New Blacklist director Matt Smithson talks about his past experiences, his dreams for the future, and his latest project with Blacklist for IBM.
The nominees for the 15th annual Golden Trailer Awards, which honors the best in motion picture trailers and marketing, are announced.
Ant Farm produces the reveal trailer starring Kevin Spacey for the world premiere of Activision’s ‘Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare.’
Nominated for two Daytime Emmy Awards, Moonbot Studios' work for Chipotle Mexican Grill is highlighted in a newly-released “making” of video.
loyalkaspar asks ‘Who is Morgan Spurlock?’ in the multi-platform marketing campaign for the second season of CNN Original Series Morgan Spurlock Inside Man.
Samsung and Cheil Worldwide tap Stardust to create a new graphic campaign that explores key features of the latest Samsung Galaxy S5 phone.
Hasbro and UPROAR tap Clockwork VFX to create World Where You Can Buy Anything, a new spot for Monopoly Junior.
Three examples of the director’s stop-motion animation and directorial prowess are included in the prestigious “Motion Factory” show, running now through August 10 at La Gaîté Lyrique in Paris, France.
Sebastian Strasser wins the Animated Com Award main prize, awarded for the best applied animation in the fields of advertising, spatial communication and technology, with Vodafone “Add Power.”
Visual effects house Zoic Studios transports sports enthusiasts straight into the action in the 30-second Kinect Sports Rivals spot “You” for Microsoft out of Antfarm.
Nexus directors Conor Finnegan and Johnny Kelly have been selected to showcase their work as part of the exhibition Motion Factory, les ficelles du monde animé.
Moo Studios reveals the three latest spots of the Artfully Crafted campaign for Blue Moon Brewing Group.
Carbon VFX goes Inside the Helmet giving viewers a peek inside the head of driver Lewis Hamilton in a new promo for NBC Sports Group.
Visual effects house Zoic Studios morphs a seemingly ordinary lunch date into an explosive entrance in the surprisingly full-throttle 30-second “Arrival” for Scion.
Calabash Animation heads to the office with “Cubicle,” making the point that Lucky Charms are not just for kids.
Executive Producer Eric Mueller joins Minneapolis-based design, animation and VFX company Gasket Studios, where he is working on spots for General Mills & Cheerios, McDonald’s, Sony PlayStation and Mayo Clinic, as well as a branded film for Subaru.
eyeball creates over 600 hand-drawn illustrations for Sabina Sciubba’s new Viva L’Amour music video.
Animation and visual FX studio BENT Image Lab produces a new broadcast spot for The Oregonian in newspaper stop-motion.
Creative communications agency Bray Leino partners with Aardman animations to produce the latest TV campaign for iglü.