We asked director Robert Hackett to share his reflections on the process and inspiration behind his Komana fashion film, 'Shrine'.
Director of Photography Jih-E Peng penned a gentle story of early heartbreak for his short film 'The Light and the Little Girl'. He joins us with director Guy Pooles to discuss how they went about capturing the ‘girl’s eye-view’ of this burgeoning, delicate romance.
Rising from the ashes of a lacklustre reaction to his end of year student film project, director Gísli þór Gíslason set his sights on the Viking folklore from his native Iceland and put together a crew from his German film school for mythical short Nykur; a film which serves as both his graduation film and […]
French filmmaker wasaru teams up with hip hop artist Sage Francis to create the dark, animated tale of a lonely man and his cat for music video 'Make Em Purr'. We asked wasaru to tell us how it all came together.
How a sketch of an Evel Knievel style guy about to jump a giant snake on his motorbike and some misplaced affections toward a friend led Felix Massie to create his latest short animation 'In The Air Is Christopher Gray'
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