Joe Posner is video director and a founding member of Vox.com, a general interest news site for the 21st century. Its mission is simple: Explain the news.
Contributed animation to the new 6-hour Henry Louis Gates mini-series at Oakes.
Presidential candidates like you to think they can fix the economy better than they other guy. Megan McArdle brings us back to reality: Nobody’s driving.
The two newest Fire-Works videos were commissioned by Marketplace for their weeklong series “A Robot Ate My Job,” and are two completely different approaches to that same question! Ian McAlpin, who has been shooting all of the Op-Videos, and I collaborated throughout the piece. We’re proud! Enjoy.
The two newest Fire-Works videos were commissioned by Marketplace for their weeklong series “A Robot Ate My Job,” and are two completely different approaches to that same question! This is the first, and we hope you enjoy. A special thanks goes out to Davin Kuntze and Woodside Press for taking the time to let us [...]
Op-Vid #4 for Newsweek / The Daily Beast features Leslie Bennetts having a little thought about those lyin’, cheatin’ politicians. And the grains of salt we might be wise take with the images they present.
Op-Vid #3 for Newsweek / The Daily Beast! Michelle Goldberg rocks out on Obama, OWS, and what you could learn about effective activism.
Op-Vid #2 for The Daily Beast & Newsweek.
Motion design with Brian Oakes for the Peabody Award winning Documentary on Charles and Ray Eames.
OP-VIDEO has found a brand new home at NEWSWEEK / THE DAILY BEAST. This is the first video of our new partnership.
Motion design for Marshall Curry & Sam Cullman’s Oscar Nominated story of Daniel McGowan, the Earth Liberation Front, and the nature of terrorism. Now available on Netflix Instant.
Producers Rob Hatch Miller & Puloma Basu invited me to contribute kitschy, hollywood style titles and a couple of little extra motion graphic shots to this fake bio pic trailer of a music video written & directed by Tom Scharpling of “Monk” fame. It was very gratifying to collaborate with him on such an idiosyncratic [...]
A Fire-Works Op-Video created with the Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University.
The Inaugural Fire-Works Op-Video: An announcement of this series’ intent, and collaboration with poet & teacher AmySimone Piller for her “Prescribed Burn” book.
My first big project, “Freakonomics” played across the US and is available on Netflix Instant, DVD and Blu-Ray. I helped develop, associate produced, and led the animation team as production designer under director Eugene Jarecki. Click for details & a clip.
Contributed animation for a Pains Of Being Pure At Heart music video by Mixtape Club.