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Kitty: a wonderful early computer animation from Russia (1968)

From (Google translation):

More than 40 years ago in 1968 ... A team led by Nikolai Nikolaevich Konstantinov creates a mathematical model of the motion of the animal (cat). The BESM-4 machine, executing a written program for solving ordinary (in the mathematical sense of the word) differential equations, draws a cartoon "Kitty" containing even ...

This 1977 animation uses glass beads to tell the story of life and death

Ishu Patel's 1977 animated film, "The Bead Game," uses thousands of colored beads as pixels to show animals eating each other, giving birth, fighting, and evolving.

From The National Film Board of Canada:

In this fascinating, innovative exercise in animation, thousands of beads are arranged and manipulated, assuming shapes of creatures both mythical and real. They continually ...

Under Covers: stop-motion animation about the mysteries of bedtime

Under Covers is a delightful NSFW animation by Mighty Oak.

On the night of a lunar eclipse, we uncover the sweet, salacious, and spooky secrets of a small town. From a pigtailed psychopath to naughty nuns and everything in between, this stop motion animated film conjures a comforting thought: that weird is relative.

From the ...

Goreytelling: Animations to go with Edward Gorey’s narration of his life

In the 1990s, student filmmaker Christopher Seufert talked his way into Edward Gorey's life and convinced him to record a series of memoirs and tales from his life; the project blossomed into a documentary, only to be derailed when Gorey died.

Now, the doc (tentatively titled "Gorey") is nearly done and father-and-son animator team Benjamin and ...

Hit indie game Cuphead is headed to Tesla vehicles in August

Tesla’s games library is getting bigger, and the latest announced title is probably a familiar one to gaming fans: Cuphead. This indie game was released in 2017 for Xbox One and Windows after making a big debut in 2013, attracting a lot of attention thanks to its hand-drawn, retro Disney-esque animation style. Tesla CEO Elon ...

Kids crayon-colored thousands of frames to help animate this music video

What a cool idea! Here's a music video for a cover of Kate Bush's "Running Up That Hill" that over 2100 kids contributed to, by coloring with crayons.


An animated music video for Meg Myers’ cover of a Kate Bush song brings kid’s coloring books to life. Director Jo Roy first filmed ...

An optimistic view of deepfakes

Sunny Dhillon Contributor Sunny Dhillon is a partner at Signia Venture Partners. More posts by this contributor Digital influencers and the dollars that follow them Security tokens will be coming soon to an exchange near you Deepfakes are having a moment. Their dangers are becoming more known and understood. The media is rife with articles ...

‘Jacob and the Giraffe’ is a surreal 3D trip and we love it

07.03.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Whatever the **** is going on in this video, you're gonna want to watch until the end.  "Jacob and the Giraffe" is the latest surreal 3D animated short to come from the YouTube channel Cool 3D World. The web project is the brainchild of Bria... ...