All Nominees

All Nominees

Nominees of the 2020 Motion Awards

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All Nominees
  • His Dark Material

    We had to excite existing fans and draw in new ones unfamiliar to the books. We had to capture incredibly complex themes while transporting the viewer across a multiverse - enveloped in a unique and stunning aesthetic as rich with symbolism and iconography as the world that Pullman created in his...

  • Rick and Morty Adult Swim IDs

    Enter the trippy minds of Titmouse animators as they make inter-dimensional Rick and Morty IDs on Adult Swim

    Credits:

    Chris Prynoski
    Executive Producer
    Titmouse, Inc.

    Shannon Prynoski
    Executive Producer
    Titmouse, Inc.

    Ben Kalina
    Executive Producer
    Titmouse, Inc.

    Will Feng
    Produc...

  • The Danish Chair

    Consisting of three animated videos, The Danish Chair is an educational project that explores mid-20th-century Danish design through chairs.

    First, discover Danish Modern - a broad style of designed objects that brought international fame to Danish designers. Then, get to know designers Hans J...

  • Ninety Nine Days

    "You have to lost yourself before you find anything."
    A short film about finding myself and embracing the chaos in different environment.

    Credits:

    Director:
    Freya

    Animation & Illustration:
    Freya

    Music & Sound Production:
    WinSound Studio

    Original Music:
    Hsiao-Chin Lin, Szu-Yu Lin
    Sound Desig...

  • Top 3

    Top 3 is an animated romantic comedy about love, lists and dreams in the northern inland of Sweden. It premiered at the Frameline International LGBT Film Festival in San Francisco in June 2019, before winning the Audience Award at Outfest in Los Angeles, Best Nordic/Baltic Film at Fredrikstad Ani...

  • Paris Est A Nous

    We had the opportunity to work on these opening titles by contacting the director of the movie (Elisabeth Vogler) with 4 motion designer friends. I had the idea of having a collaborative work: I started by pitching some styleframes to explain what I had in mind, and then each one of us had to dev...

  • CoMotion 2020 Title Sequence

    CoMotion is a student-led motion graphics conference at the Savannah College of Art and Design. This year the title sequence for the eleventh annual CoMotion Student Symposium takes viewers through the journey and the development of an idea, from its early sketch stages up until a finished and ha...

  • Chungking Express | Title Sequence

    Chungking Express (1994) consists of two stories told in sequence, each about a lovesick Hong Kong policeman finding new love after failed relationships. In our sequence, we gathered their mundane yet meaningful objects in the Midnight Express, the snack shop that serves as the intersection of al...

  • Lollapalooza

    Lollapalooza brings together artists from various music genres over 4 days in Chicago's Grant Park, a 319-acre park surrounded by high-rise buildings and Lake Michigan. It's this location that sparked us to establish Nature + Nostalgia + Technology as the focal point, while combining 2d and 3d el...

  • Peaky Blinders

    The objective was to create a cohesive show opener that delivers main titles for the Netflix series Peaky Blinders. This title sequence explores the gritty and hedonistic world of the infamous 1920's gangster family. Within 5 weeks, we combined techniques of 3D, 2D, & compositing to show iconic i...

  • "Buckets" for C4D and Siggraph

    Sarofsky had the honor of being invited to participate in Maxon's C4D Live event at Siggraph 2019, showcasing how we used Cinema 4D and Arnold to create our latest animated short, *Buckets*.

    Creative Lead Duarte Elvas imagined several experiments that involved revealing unexpected insides of no...

  • The Design Conference 2019 Titles

    Opening titles for The Design Conference 2019, Brisbane's premier design and arts culture event, showcasing three days of world-class talks, breakouts and celebrations

    Credits:

    Directed by:
    Ricky Marks & Jasper St Aubyn West

    Design & animation by:
    Ricky Marks, Jasper St Aubyn West, Amy Wheel...

  • Hugo Boss

    Our task was to create a grand-scale video installation to become the centerpiece of a fashion show for the brand's new flagman store opening. Using a graphic grayscale aesthetic, we not only designed a mapping show in line with the brand's philosophy, but also integrated into the video the histo...

  • Virta QUBO

    This piece seamlessly uses musical instruments as sound design with fun and unravelling energy. Articulating the magical furniture movements and adjustments, they bend, pluck and drum in sync with the motion moves and edits. The most interesting thing about the project and inception is that we st...

  • Westbrook Why Not Zero

    Russell Westbrook "own(s) the chaos" on the court, bringing together apparently disparate aspects of his game into a single, concise, confident move. The same is true with the "Why Not Zero 2" sneakers. We wanted the sound design to pay homage to the same things; embodying chaos, energy, dynamism...

  • The Love Bugs Animation Package

    Over the course of 60 years, entomologists Charlie and Lois O'Brien amassed the largest private bug collection in the world with a value of $10 million dollars. But as Charlie's battle with Parkinson's becomes increasingly pronounced, he and Lois, 90, make the difficult decision to give away thei...

  • The Double Blind Experiments / Annuli - Double-Blind No.2

    The Double-Blind Experiments is a collective of VFX artists and motion designers with diverse creative backgrounds including visual effects, animation, filmmaking, photography, illustration and graphic design. This second experiment is a collaboration between 15 artists and 3 sound designers and ...

  • Frequency Mind: Human Connection Experience

    FREQUENCY is a space to practice emotional well-being, to expand consciousness and reconnect to shared humanity. FREQUENCY's *Human Connection* experience reminds us what it is to be human. The voice of Dr. Megan Poe, NYU's Professor of Love, leads the group through a series of short but potent g...

  • The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

    THE LEGO MOVIE 2: THE SECOND PART Main on End Title Sequence takes us through a super cool series of carefully designed LEGO kinetic sculptures that celebrate themes from the film.

    Credits:

    EP/Producer:
    Ben Apley

    Title Designers/Director:
    Brian Mah

    Visual Effects Supervisor:
    James Anders...

  • I am Intersex

    Talking about gender topics has never been easy.
    Talking about intersex is even more challenging since the word itself is virtually unknown by the vast majority of the public.

    That's why Buzzfeed LGBT and ILGA asked us to team up with them to create a video that was made available to a network ...

  • The History of the Pride Flag

    The rainbow flag, which has become a universal symbol of hope for LGBTQ people around the world, first flew in San Francisco's United Nations Plaza for Gay Pride Day, on June 25, 1978.

    It was designed by Gilbert Baker, an openly gay artist and activist who had been commissioned to design a sym...

  • Queerer Than Thou

    Who is the queerest of them all? This queer off will reveal all! Warning: may include vogueing karate.
    Queerer Than Thou is taken from the multi award winning adult animation series Tales From Pussy Willow. A Berlinale Talent Lab project, using real actors within animated worlds it is a portray ...

  • Hobbes x Firefly Drone Shows

    In 2019, Firefly Drone Shows approached Hobbes about animating their ever growing fleet of drones. Hobbes took it as a challenge to go beyond the original task and create a system that was smart enough to choreograph new and complex formations dynamically and safely while abiding by FAA regulatio...

  • BTV

    In collaboration with “Qi’s Magic Design & Loushijie” we reinvented the identity of one of the principal official channels in China, Beijing TV. Inspired by key local decorative elements and color palettes, we illustrated the idea of global big data analysis using traditional stylistics resulting...