Diakur’s utterly original films have garnered acclaim for using software glitches and defects to tell sensitive stories about equally broken humans
Fewer films were selected than last year due to the length of the shorts.
An exclusive look at upcoming short films from the French production house Miyu.
We invited industry pros to tell Cartoon Brew readers what’s inspiring them right now.
At a time when digital artists are still grappling with the potential of computer animation, Nikita Diakur’s “Ugly” is an eye-opening dive into the medium’s untapped possibilities and a bold statement on where cg animation might still go.
Drone. Stunt. Rave.
After being criminally overlooked by Academy members during last year’s Oscar race, Niki Lindroth von Bahr’s “The Burden” emerged triumphant last night at the 2018 GLAS Animation Festival.
America’s premier animation festival, GLAS, has announced the full slate of programming for its 2018 edition.
“Ugly,” a film made with funding from Cartoon Brew, won the short film grand prize tonight at the Ottawa International Animation Festival.
Špela Čadež’s “Nighthawk” wins the Grand Prix for short film.
How deliberate errors, unusual animation inputs, and ‘ugly’ simulations resulted in a one-of-a-kind animated short.