theres some brrrrilliant animations up on the site of the of the paris school of animation, gobelin

my favourites being
Le building
La migration Bigoudenn
Pyrats
and Sébastien

EDIT:
havent looked at the 3d ones at first –
now i did and theres some more favourites:
Burning Safari
Cocotte Minute

ALSO in the 2002 section i discovered my all time favourite (theres no direct link – just click on the picture at the bottom of the page)

.. basically, they’re all amazing. hats off to the french!

via drawn!