This video was created by Brent Forrest who's the owner of BFX Animation in Tokyo. "Dirty Pool" is a homage to a billiard hall in Toronto where animators would hang out and carouse. He created the room from memory and used a rig downloaded from AnimSchool for the characters. Original music by Roberto Ignis. Brent's 2016 demo reel follows the video.
Here's a valuable insight as to how Pixar develops their characters. A lesson that can benefit creative individuals everywhere. Courtesy of StudioBinder which is a leading software for video, photo, TV and film production management.
There's a crowdfunding campaign in progress to create the pilot episode for "The Golden Apple". The project comes from Studio Zmei which is a could based studio headquartered in Bulgaria. Check out the video below for details and considering supporting the project at this link. Deadline is June 22 2017.