From title sequences to short films, check out what music videos, films, television shows, and commercials using motion graphics and animation have recently inspired our creatives at VPM!

Major Lazer, the electronic music group created by record producer Diplo, have created music videos using simple, yet bold motion graphic techniques in their latest videos, like “Lean On” and “Be Together,” that are absolutely ingenious.

The most recent Oreo commercial advertise’s it’s new “Oreo Thins” by using modern and sleek motion graphic techniques to mirror this classic cookie’s latest makeover.

Following Paperman, Disney had yet another stroke of genius with the charming, 2014 oscar-winning animated short film, Feast.

While the critically acclaimed drama, True Detective, won an Emmy for its first season’s main titles, it is truly the second season’s intro that is, undoubtably, brilliant.

AirBnb’s commercial, Walls and Chains, beautifully exemplifies impressionistic animation, where illustrative style marries with animated techniques.

In American Horror Story: Freak Show, stop motion was used to animate the toy figures in the main title sequence, creating a dark and twisted take on a child-like fantasy of a circus.

If you’re a New Yorker, chances are that you’re obsessed with Mad Men’s title sequence, and so are we.