Created in collaboration with creative studio Neon and featuring music and sound design from Box Of Toys Audio, Rob Chiu’s sci-fi imbued title sequence for Stash’s recently held Collider Conference is an impressive 3 minutes of visual wonder. And here’s a short breakdown from Neon of the techniques used to create the titles.
Sophie Gateau puts together an impressive RGB dance trail sequence for her TED Global 2013 title sequence.
Maintaining OFFF’s flawless hit rate for commissioning impressive title sequences which make you wish they were the opening moments of a feature, Ms. Take grab the helm for a stylised chase in celebration of presenters and attendees both of OFFF 2013. While completely different in style and approach, but no less impressive is the teaser [...]
Motion design graphics studio Breeder deliver a truly jaw-dropping opening title sequence for Analogue/Digital in which bodies are wrapped within a mixture of natural and man-made textures. “This year, we developed an ambitious aesthetic based upon the idea of double exposure, inspired by Alabaster’s amazing track and the conference’s program design. We worked around the [...]
We’re big fans of the impressive festival openings which have come to hearalded events such as Offf, but every now and then it’s nice to ramp down from these high spectacle, epic narratives to instead enjoy something that’s more relaxed in its pacing. Created for this year’s edition of the Toca Me design conference, Timo [...]
Whether you love their artistry or can’t wait for them to get out of your way, you’ve probably seen hundreds of opening title sequences through the years. As I’m firmly in the former camp, I always have time for projects which celebrate the work of the unsung heroes of image and type, such as The [...]
David-Jan Bronsgeest’s forthcoming short MEDI tells the story of a woman losing herself in her limitless imagination. Aware that a large portion of the short depicts the visual effects of her hallucinatory world, Dutch Film Academy visual effects student Guido Ekker set out to create a unique and challenging title sequence. Together with fellow students [...]
We love a good zoetrope here at DN, whether it’s Mark Simon Hewis’ life sized approach or David Wilson’s wolf headed promo for Moray McLaren (OK technically that one uses praxinoscopes, but you know what we mean). A new addition to our persistence of vision video favourites comes from Mate Steinforth at Germany studio Sehsucht, [...]
Six friends come of age at the end of the world in Rob Chiu’s stunning dramatic short within a title sequence for OFFF Mexico. The film was shot over three days on the Red Epic in Mexico City, with Chiu expertly marshalling his cast of non actors to convey friendship unravelling into ultimate tragedy. Once, [...]
Is there a festival out there which hands out awards for the best festival titles? If so, I’m saying that OFFF Barcelona would sweep the board once again with their galactic threat, mixed media piece crafted by Brosmind and Upper First. This year’s titles are equally astounding, but about as different in tone and form [...]