Monday short: Jake Fried’s Headspace (2014)

Posted on September 11, 2017

It’s hard to pick just one of Jake Fried’s films to spotlight. All of them share the same basic structure—not so much a traditional animation […]

read more »

This post was written by executivedirector


Monday Short: Allison Schulnik’s Mound (2011)

Posted on August 28, 2017

Eager (2014) may be her more accomplished film, a haunting ballet choreographed in decomposing clay, but Allison Schulnik’s Mound is a masterpiece in its own right. Schulnik […]

read more »

This post was written by executivedirector


Monday Short: Peter Foldes’ Hunger (1974)

Posted on July 17, 2017

When I think of early CGI filmmaking, it’s usually things like early Pixar shorts, or wire-frame models, or low-resolution renderings of a particular teapot. It […]

read more »

This post was written by executivedirector


Monday short: Kokofreakbean’s Senso-Plexus

Posted on June 19, 2017

Let’s go full-out manic with this week’s pick. Kokofreakbean specializes in sensory overload, with rapid-fire edits, kaleidoscopic imagery and an aesthetic that somehow seems entirely […]

read more »

This post was written by executivedirector


Monday Short: This by Malcolm Sutherland

Posted on January 16, 2017

It’s no secret that we at Quickdraw are big fans of Malcolm Sutherland, and have been since at least as far back as 2005’s Birdcalls. […]

read more »

This post was written by executivedirector


Monday short: The Tongueling

Posted on January 2, 2017

Today marks a fairly frigid start to 2017 in Calgary, but as uninviting as it is outside, that just makes it more tempting to stay […]

read more »

This post was written by executivedirector




© 2017 Quickdraw Animation Society. All rights reserved.