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Continuing their ‘Meet the ____’ series introducing each of the Team Fortress characters, Valve has released Meet the Medic:

Furthermore, there is a really fun Behind-the-Scenes describing their process, abandoned ideas, unused animatics and layout, and how they landed on the final short.  Definitely worth a read.  Reading about what ideas were thrown out is fun – but reading about WHY the ideas were thrown out is invaluable.  Everyone should use this type of problem solving when making a film.  Is it telling the most effective story possible?  Is it repeating ideas? Is it wasting time getting to the point?  Concepts were thrown out during the making of this short for each of those reasons.