Category Archive: Short Film Reviews

Feb 05

Tears of Steel – Blender Open Movie

About the Movie

In September 2012, the Blender Foundation released their fourth open movie entitled Tears of Steel. Otherwise known as Project Mango, this open movie had the technical purpose of developing visual effects and realistic rendering in Blender. Made at the Blender Institute in Amsterdam, Tears of Steel was a very different project …

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Jan 07

Short Spotlight: The Voyagers

Lyrical, meditative documentary on the immensity of the universe and the persistent human spirit to experience it to the utmost.

Verdict:

Very well constructed and amazing to watch.

 

 

Nov 10

Short Film Review – Solar

Solar is a tale of the sun, moon and two characters who inhabit a world that relies on day and night perhaps more than it would seem.

Released back in 2007, this animated short enjoyed a great deal of success and scooped many awards, including the Best Animated Film at the Royal Television Society …

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Oct 27

Short Film Review – BOB

Bob tells the story of a little hamster that tries to follow his true love around the globe. Can he catch up?

BOB from Jacob Frey on Vimeo.

The title suggests nothing spectacular, but the animation that follows exceeds all initial expectations.

The project, led by Harry Fast and Jacob Frey, …

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