It’s been quite rare to see a short film that is entirely 2D animated in a handdrawn fashion that is similar to older cartoons in the 90s. But makes no mistake, Pour 585 is a modern short film that tackles one of the current era’s issues as its moral lesson. This short film is released just a day ago in Vimeo and is directed by Patrick Smith, produced by Kaori Ishida and with music by Leon Riskin.
The feudal Japan era is a famous setting for mangas, animes, and live actions and this short film capitalises on that with its own take. More precisely, it is set during the Sengoku era where Samurai and ninja existed during the war period. This short film is uploaded to Vimeo by Takuto Mizuno, who is also in charge of designing the characters and the poster.
(This is Hate for Sale short film review, which is a 2017 stop motion animated short film that is based on a poem) Hate for Sale is a stop-motion animated film by Anna Eijsbouts with narration by Peter Kenny. The film is roughly based on a poem created by Neil Gaiman (Hate for Sale poem) that aims … Read moreHate for Sale Short Film Review (2017) – Unique Poetic Animation
(This is I think I love You short film review, which is a 2017 animated short film directed by students for their final film project in an arts institute) I think I love You is a short animation film that is created by Xiya Lan and with music composed by Karen Tanaka. This is the final film … Read moreI think I love You Short Film Review (2017) – Love is Universal
(This is Changeover short film review, which is a 2017 animated short film directed by Mehdi and is shown in Vimeo) Changeover is a short animated film created and directed by Mehdi Alibeygi. The short film was released around 3 weeks ago on Vimeo and has been trending in the popular page. I happen to come across it … Read moreChangeover Short Film Review (2017) – Bird x Shuttlecock
(This is Double King short film review, which is a 2017 weird animated short film that is part of the Staff pick in Vimeo) Double King is a short animated film by Felix Colgrave, an animator who is currently based in Australia. He is known for his weird art style and ‘Double King’ has garnered over 20k views … Read moreDouble King Short Film Review (2017) – Weird Gore Animation
Let’s go back two decades to the time when Studio Ghibli was still a very active production animation company. It has released so many classics so far and some of them went on to become famous internationally. Today, I’m going back to a less known animation film titled Porco Rosso. Some of you may have … Read morePorco Rosso [ Kurenai no Buta] (1992) Mini Film Review
“All I wanted to do was to make something beautiful” – Jiro Horikoshi. His quote inspired Hayao Miyazaki to create what would perhaps be his final work before he retires from Studio Ghibli. This story is a combination of fictionalised biopic of Jiro Horikoshi and the novel ‘The Wind has Risen’ by Tatsuo Hori. With … Read moreThe Wind Rises [Kaze Tachinu] (2013) Mini Film Review