short films (branded content and indie films)

2017 Golden Globe Nominees and Best Binge-Watching

This morning, the Film and TV contenders were announced for the 2017 Golden Globes which will air on January 8th, 2017. This gives you time to catch or binge watch several of the outstanding contenders available via Netflix, Amazon, HBO Go and other premium cable and satellite services. (more…)

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Wes Anderson Directs Come Together, 4 Minute Holiday Ad For H&M

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It’s a holiday treat. As an enormous fan of the director, I was happy to see that ever hip department store H&M teamed up with agency Adam & Eve/DDB London to hire Wes Anderson to shot their four minute holiday ad in his inimitable style. (more…)

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Pixar’s Piper, An Adorable Animated Tale of Overcoming Fear

Pixars Piper Animated Short

Here’s a look at Pixar’s Piper, an adorable 6 minute short. Initially released in theaters with Pixar’s Finding Dory this past summer, it’s now available to view online in full. (more…)

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Jay Z and Molly Crabapple ‘The War On Drugs Is An Epic Fail’

Narrated by Jay Z (Shawn Carter) and featuring the artwork of Molly Crabapple, this 4 minute video is part history lesson and part vision statement about the war on drugs. (more…)

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Spike Jonze KENZO World is 4 Minutes of Fabulous.

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There’s been much deserved talk about this fabulous new ad for KENZO’s latest perfume, directed by Spike Jonze. With a wonderful performance by Margaret Qualley, choreographed by Ryan Heffington and set to “Mutant Brain,” an original piece of music by Sam Spiegel (Jonze’s brother) and Ape Drums, the 3 minute and 50 second ad is more of an entertaining short film than an ad. (more…)

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The Tech Behind The Chemical Brothers Wide Open Music Video

The Chemical Brothers Wide Open Music Video

Directed by duo Dom&Nic, the latest music video for The Chemical Brothers’ Wide Open, featuring the vocals of Beck and the dancing of Sonoya Mizuno, may just look like some cool special effects to you. However, when looking at the immense amount of technological and digital work that went into the one, long unbroken take, you’ll have a new appreciation for the 5.5 minute long video. (more…)

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