Category Archives: Real-time Cinema


Animated in Unreal4, this real-time documentary of the sinking of the HRMS Britannic, sister of the Titanic, combines voice-over actors and historian commentary with game engine animation.

Mr Carton

Mr Carton is a 13-episode series animated in Unity for French TV. Each 2-minute short follows a hapless driver navigating traffic, steep passes, sprawling cities, and other obstacles to visit the sea.

read an interview with creator Michaël Bolufer on the Unity Blog…


Neth Nom, an animator who has worked at Pixar, Rhythm & Hues, Sony, and Disney, is behind a new cg short film called Sonder that has adopted the Unity game engine for rendering.

Sonder is being made by around 60 artists, with Nom and producer Sara Sampson orchestrating the work. Although Maya is the principal animation tool, the director said that Unity was chosen for rendering “to push this technology so that viewers can no longer distinguish between a film that was made in Hollywood versus a film that was made in a game engine.”

…read more on CARTOON BREW

Unity Adam Demo – the full film

The Adam demo is a real-time-rendered short film created with the Unity engine by our demo team. It runs at 1440p on a GeForce GTX980 and was shown on the booths at our Unite Europe conference.