Saturday, February 14, 2009
Smith & Foulkes: Part II
there's been tons of interest in Smith & Foulkes' short animated film that's been nominated for an Oscar -- This Way Up. as far as i can tell, its only available on the BBC website and since i've already posted on the film before, i'll leave you with the link....AND show some more Smith & Foulkes animations!
here's a lovely advertisement they did for Honda about a Diesel engine they've been working on (sounds horribly exciting, i know). it recalls the equally lovely Pixar short Boundin':
this A to Z of rock and roll for the Observer Music Monthly is a much different style than we're used to seeing from the talented duo -- its very simple and flat.
another advert they produced espousing the benefits of taking the train versus the car...in regards to cheetahs and gazelles
and finally, the opening credits of 2004's Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events. once again, completely different aesthetic! they are not defined by a single look or style. how liberating that must be: