To help get you in the mood for independence, here’s a great ‘Fireworks’ animation from PES:
Patrick Boivin must be a wizard, because his short, called AT-AT Day Afternoon, is just plain magical.
Makes you want one, doesn’t it?
Drift is a short that combines digital stills into a stop motion animation, but in a way that I’ve never seen done before.
It’s rather hard to describe, so I suggest that you watch it and see what I mean:
Memoirs of a Scanner is a short film that was shot entirely on the bed of a Canon scanner, one scan at a time.
Despite those limitations (or perhaps because of them) the story is rather interesting, and makes you wonder just what the scanners of the world are privy to exactly:
A day in PARIS is an impressive short from Benoit Millot that combines video with CGI animation to tell the story of a robot and his tour through the city.