Sunday, October 22, 2017

Top Ten Visual Effects/Animation Charts

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Friday, Aug. 18, 2017
Baby Hamster Arrives At #1 in Quarterly VFX/Animation Chart
The centerpiece of Kia’s new national campaign is a :90 cinema/online spot titled “The Arrival” about a newborn baby hamster who’s super fast and as we soon learn, impossible to catch. As it turns out, the ultimate destination for “The Arrival” is the number one slot in SHOOT’s quarterly VFX/...
Friday, Aug. 18, 2017
Quarterly 2017 Top Ten VFX Chart
The quarterly Visual Effects/Animation Chart runs the gamut from a speedy little Hamster for Kia to a public service spot in the U.K. promoting awareness of Macular Degeneration. At the same time, there were some common threads running through the Top Ten, including the first four entries being for...
Friday, Mar. 24, 2017
Spring 2017 Top Ten VFX & Animation Chart
Topped by a Super Bowl spot for Kia, our quarterly Visual Effects and Animation Chart provides a mix of fare among the best that the new year has to offer thus far. Included in the lineup are a feature filmmaker's Walmart spot created specifically for the Oscars telecast, and a moving spot from...
Friday, Dec. 16, 2016
The Mill London Takes Flight For Waitrose, Tops Quarterly VFX/Animation Chart
Directed by Sam Brown of Rogue Films, with VFX/post by The Mill London, this “Coming Home” ad for Waitrose out of agency adam&eveDDB, London, show us the migration of a Scandinavian robin during the Xmas season. The fully CG bird makes an epic journey across mountains and the sea before finally...
Friday, Dec. 16, 2016
4th Quarter 2016 Top Ten VFX/Animation Chart
See the best this quarter has to offer in terms of VFX and animation, the first two entries having a definite animal bent--one imparting a Xmas story for Waitrose based on a robin's arduous migration, and the other for the Wildlife Conservation Film Festival poignantly depicting the plight of...
Friday, Oct. 28, 2016
Fall 2016 Top Ten VFX/Animation Chart
Check out the leading visual effects and animation work this past quarter, topped by a T-Rex on the rebound thanks to his self-driving Audi automobile. Also in the mix are an eclectic perfume ad from none other than director Spike Jonze, an animation sequence in the Oliver Stone-directed feature...
Friday, Oct. 28, 2016
Sehsucht Cheers Up T-Rex For Audi, Tops VFX/Animation Chart
In the automated driving arena, Audi has built its reputation through impressive demonstrations of its technology. In 2009, a driverless Audi TTS traced the famous four rings into the surface of a salt lake; one year later it mastered the legendary winding road at Pikes Peak. And in 2014, a piloted...
Friday, Aug. 19, 2016
August 2016 Top Ten VFX/Animation Chart
Our quarterly VFX/Animation Top Ten Track Chart includes a trailer for the BBC's Olympics coverage, Chipotle's latest short, the introduction of an over-the-top "Mr. Seed" character for the Clif Bar Family Foundation, an inspiring piece for Fireflies West, and a serving of The Real Gummies for...
Friday, Aug. 19, 2016
Passion Pictures' Promo For BBC's Olympics Coverage Tops VFX/Animation Chart
In this animated piece, against the backdrop of the luscious Tijuca Rainforest, we see exotic animals preparing for competition. Jaguars are sprinters, otters are swimmers, alligators are high divers--and their power and grace underscore the athletic prowess of their human athlete counterparts who...
Friday, Apr. 1, 2016
VFX/Animation Chart Topper: "Malak and the Boat"
Malak and the Boat, an animated short for UNICEF from agency 180LA, shows the plight of Syrian refugees, transitioning to live action to show that the tale of a seven-year-old girl named Malak is rooted in real life. In the piece, we see an animated characterization of Malak’s harrowing journey...