Cosmos Laundromat is a 10-minute animated short, created entirely with open-source software by the Blender Institute.
Modeling Hard Surface Panels on Curved Surfaces
Blender Cookie are offering a free tutorial that shows an efficient technique to create sci-fi type panels on curved surfaces.
The Gooseberry Project
Blender Institute have launched the first crowd-funded, open production computer animation movie - the Gooseberry Project.