The short video ‘Luminaris’ by Argentinian director Juan Pablo Zaramella, is a beautifully orchestrated short featuring a man’s plight to escape from the confines of a world controlled and timed by light.
The stop-motion quality of the video lends itself perfectly to the sequence created by the cycles of light. Beginning with the rising sun, Luminaris follows a man who works in a factory where marbles are chewed like gum and literally blown into lightbulbs. Following the protagonist's mission to extract the illuminating technology to his eventual success with the help of his romantic partner, Juan Pablo Zaramella has created a truly magical experience.
Besides winning the Audience Award and Fipresci Award at Annecy 2011, the video was also on the Oscar shortlist for Best Animated Short.
Stop-Motion Lightbulb Films
More Stats +/-
Vampish Animated Videos
Blocked Batman Trailers
Nautical Werewolf Films
Crimson Fairy Tale Adaptaions
Free 2018 Report & eBook
Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.
Our Research Methodology
This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.