Huds & Guis

Posts Tagged ‘short film’

Simian UI Montage

Simian UI Montage

Here’s a short UI montage featuring work from an upcoming independent short “SIMIAN”, that shows off a lot of space screens. It features semi-complex screens that’s fixed on a grid system, and uses a lot of thin line work similar to the approach used in Oblivion. What caught my eye was the the soft glows […]


Plurality – a Sci-Fi short by Dennis Liu

Plurality - a Sci-Fi short by Dennis Liu

Plurality is a Sci-Fi short by director Dennis Liu, which explores a world where everyone’s DNA is plugged into a single information grid set in New York City 2023. Not only is the story easy to watch and compelling, it features a lot of nice UI goodies. The production quality of this film is quite […]


Holographic UI – Swedish House Mafia & Absolute (Greyhound)

Holographic UI - Swedish House Mafia & Absolute (Greyhound)

Here’s a commercial/music video featuring Swedish House Mafia for Absolute Vodka. The video shows the three DJs using holographic UIs to control robotic greyhounds in a race. It hints early on, at how the UI captures movements and how the greyhounds respond accordingly, but that’s as deep as it goes. This video is more about […]


Archetype – Robot HUDs and GUIs

Archetype - Robot HUDs and GUIs

I recently stumbled across Archetype, a sci-fi short film by VFX veteran Aaron Sims, who’s credits include Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, and Green Lantern. It’s a fantastic looking short that follows the story of a robot who starts having memories of once being human, and appears to be […]


The Archiver – UI

The Archiver - UI

The Archiver is an impressive short film by Thomas Obrecht, Guillaume Berthoumieu and Marc Menneglier from French 3D school ArtFX. It is beautifully crafted and features lots of interesting moments. I really love the art direction of the film, which is wonderfully detailed and cinematic. The UI elements were a nice surprise and works well […]