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Redone (2017)

A colorful little science fiction short with smooth simplified animation style and a rather clever twist end script. Mostly well-done, if not spectacular. Not in my dystopian book. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wuZs9b_dQpo Advertisements

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The life of Death (2012)

Death comes with a reversed Midas touch, completing the intended and necessary tasks at hand. But one day, something unexpected occurs… Cute story and good animation, though the actual drawings are sometimes a little weak. Not in my book of … Continue reading

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Children (2011)

Pollution is omnipresent in this exceedingly grey and bleak short depicting a forcedly egalitarian world without individuality or free speech. The dramatic ending is hard to decipher. Not in my school book. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BE4oz2u6OHY

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Being pretty (2017), No monsters (2017)

Two parts of a strange and somewhat puzzling dystopia made in a coherent mix of sometimes oversimplified 2D and nicely made 3D, all looking very retro-stylized and »vectorish«. The jury is still out on this one, so let’s just wait … Continue reading

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Duet (2014)

A mindblowingly beautiful animation extravaganza! Too shallow story, though, and a little stereotypical maybe. Amazingly skillful, but not in my book of couples meant for each other. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9CG_PoEWCg

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Gravity (2014)

A reluctant woman and a purple intruder – is it some kind of memory? Competent (if not earth-shattering) animation and confusing story. Not in my book of dancing partners. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2m1Ek6Pjw7s

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Thought of you (2010)

No story, no dialogue, not even any fleshed-out characters. Only movement and emotions with a soundtrack – a kind of music video, really. For me as an illustrator every monochrome frame of this is devastatingly beautiful and profound. Almost crying … Continue reading

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