Category Archive: Advertising Motifs

Lights Out

  A simple concept, there’s always something there when the lights go off, executed SO well. I still have the heebie jeebies. Try seeing this then sleeping with the lights off.

Animated Horror Short – FRANCIS

  A creepy campfire story written by Dave Eggers, originally for the radio program This American Life. The story of ‘Francis’ came about interestingly from famed radio show ‘This American Life’. Broadcaster Ira… Continue reading

Animated Alien Short Film “LEGACY”

CG animated short film “Legacy” from director Grzegorz Jonkajtys. Synopsis: In 2030 patrolling alien spaceships received a powerful radio wave, originating at the blue planet. A recon mission has been sent to investigate the… Continue reading

Attention-Seeking REEBOT Short Film

A tiny attention-seeking robot named REEBOT just wants to be noticed by his human coworkers. Director: Ciboulot Producer: Nicolas Nepveu Associate producers: Sam Magal and Nicolas Meliand Character designer: Mathieu Vavril Director of… Continue reading

Guardians of the Galaxy Out Today!

Murderous TSUME

  A group of animation students created this animated horror short film. A delectably murderous short film about a girl who is frightened by a classmate’s appearance and throws her in front of… Continue reading

Pluto and the Vessel

  Pluto and the Vessel is a stunning, horror short film. Created by Harrison Browning, this 7 minute short will raise the hairs on the back of your neck and deliver a frighteningly… Continue reading


The Weinstein Company is creating a live-action movie depicting the popular book series Paddington. It’s going to be released around Christmas time and everything is full of happy, adorable blue coats for bears,… Continue reading

Horror + Advertising: Dead Island 2

No, this is not an ad for Adidas or skin cream for men. Released at E3 just yesterday, this is an ad. I won’t spoil it for you, click through the video below and… Continue reading

WTF + Advertising: Stomach-Bursting Animals

Jack Link’s returns to commercials with “HANGRY Moments” that feature a savage beast bursting through the stomachs of hungry average people only to be subdued with beef jerky. Makes sense.