Whitby

The video for The Octopus Project’s new track “Whitby” is an animation made using over 4,000 bits of colored card stock. But instead of heading for the scissors draw, the band chose to design each shape in Photoshop, then had a scrapbooking die-cut machine cut them out automatically. Then the hard work of the stop-motion animation filming began! Add music that mashes up electopop with twee, and you have an interesting slice of the digital-crafting-music-animation zeitgeist…

The Prometheus Trap

Cool-looking 90-minute Prometheus fan-film and prequel, Prometheus Trap… looks like they have some talented FX and stage lighting people on board, even if the sound and dialogue both seem a little flat. Out now…