This is just about as sweet as it gets, following a tiny denizen of the Dutch capital as he makes his way to that important first date. Yes, that is pretty much it but this is delightful work by Andrey Koval with some lovely touches throughout guaranteed to put a smile on your face. It makes you w
When, in the future, old robots are discarded as they are replaced by more advanced versions, what will become of the obsolete?
The Haitian Revolution (1791 – 1804) had left Haiti independent from its old colonial master, France which itself had only recently felt the convulsions of civil insurgency itself.
One question which gets asked time and time again is what, exactly, is the fascination that cats have with boxes?
A few weeks ago Coldplay released their first interactive music video. Now based on Coldplay’s fans’ engagement, the makers of the video, Blind Inc, have been able to bring us the compilation which represents the most popular variation (out of a possible 300) that the video presented. I am so happy they did this – I like the interactive version but really wanted to see which one came out on top!
A series of uncanny dioramas set in the English countryside. Owl is a mixed-media animation combining CG visuals, Infrared film photographs and marker pen sketches to unique effect.
If you were given two weeks to create a new superhero, what would you do? Here is Martin Woutisseth’s take with influences from Harley Quinn, Bruce Timm, Faster pussy cat, Kill!
In my other life I am a teacher so I thought I would share with you one of my latest videos. I am obviously not in the same league as the animators that we feature on Kuriositas but I hope that the videos I make (based on PowerPoint presentations) find an audience and allow people to improve their English skills.
As Christmas approached the rush to be ready and get all the presents sometimes precludes a little thought. Charities like Dogs Trust in the UK are faced with the annual prospect of rescuing hundreds of homeless or abandoned dogs whose prospective owners simply did not take time out to think through the responsibilities involved with creating a forever home for a canine addition to their household.
Plastic-aluminium laminates have been troubling recyclers for years, in as much as they could not be recycled commercially. Before now packing containing these laminates would end up in landfill or simply incinerated.
In Home Sweet Home, a house decides to escape its desultory urban surroundings and sets off to find a new home. Before long he has companions and this trio become an inseparable band of explorers in their pursuit of a place to call their own. Yet there are some things that even the bonds of friendship cannot overcome.
If you are looking for some accessible facts about the stars then you have come to the right place, courtesy of this fascinating and elegant animation about those balls of gas burning billions of miles away as Pumbaa from The Lion King once described them. Created by data design agency After The Flood for the BBC this will suit most tastes from idle curiosity to those of you with homework to do for tomorrow!
They appear throughout the Middle East: Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan have these antique Persian designs dotted around their towns and cities.
10,000 years in to the future, what will have happened to us? Rick Barcode’s latest short film allows us, like any grown-up science fiction should, to make up our own minds. Yet when boy meets girl there will always be consequences. Beautifully shot, this melancholy short film is complete in itself but I hope I am not alone in wanting more.
Four separate individuals at the dawn of wireless technology unknowingly become accidental collaborators of a musical composition that is pieced together through radio waves.
The denizens of Crowded amble through their ever-expanding habitat seemingly oblivious to their mutating landscape – while the voyeur sits back and inhales the swarming scenery.
It’s the time of year when scary stories seem all the more frightening – and The Last Time I Saw Richard fits the desire for a few December chills perfectly.
Dogs like nothing better than when something a little out of the ordinary happens. So, when the world has turned white one morning and the water has gone hard and slippery, you can’t blame a dog for getting a little excited, can you?
They lie, dead, struck down where they stood by a global event they could neither forecast nor understand.
If you want to look cooler but don’t actually have time to befriend black people then this new app might just change your life.