Short films have been a genre that gained much traction in these past decades, and many have been created since the coming of YouTube and Vimeo. But among all these, animated short films are still considered a rarer species. Partly because of the insane amount of time needed to create it, either in 2D or … Read moreTop 3 Animated Short Films from Vimeo!
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 apocalyptic setting has been a mainstay in the 21st century with many other films depicting it one way or another. This is especially so when even China released their own blockbuster based on that premise. Now, a short film that tackles the genre has appeared once again by the name of Beyond Us.It is directed by Maxime Tiberghien, a freelance motion designer and art designer. Together with the help of his crews Sylvain Favre and Maxime Hacquard, and music by Vitality Zavadskyy and voiceover by Juliette de Prigny; they have managed to create a pretty interesting piece of work out to the audience in Paris.
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.