A troubled kid sees and experiences rays of blinding light, made possible in production via a practical process of hand-tracing and laser-cutting individual frames onto black card stock to create shape mattes, that then had light and haze through shot through them before laying it back over the footage.
Director Carlos Lopez Estrada and Executive Producer Kimberly S Stuckwisch have officially announced the launch of their new production company, Little Ugly. Based in LA and represented for music videos by Reprobates, the director roster includes:
I'm guessing all of those school districts with new levies on the ballot this month don't have money allocated to buy the new Magic School Bus featured here in this latest from Aussie DJ Hook N Sling (who's the driver, naturally).
Animation and whimsy abound in this clever homage to both one-take and NSFW videos. The easy explanation of "Black Sail" is "Polygonal people get down during a date night that ends in sweet sweet babymaking love," but it's a lot more wild and fun than that.