The 1929 silent film ‘Un Chien Andalou‘ (which means “An Andalusian Dog”), by Salvador Dali and Luis Buñuel, is a surrealistic mixed bag of non-related scenes strung together, that for it’s time was shocking and obscene. Ants crawling out of a man’s palm, a severed hand in the street and another with a man who suddenly starts [...]
In this fascinating and humorous TED Talks video designer Thomas Thwaites finds out the hard way that it takes an entire civilization to build a toaster, by attempting to build one from scratch: mining ore for steel, deriving plastic from oil and so on. Thomas Thwaites thoughtful projects look deeply at the science behind technology, [...]
Watch this mesmerizing video of fractal landscapes in ‘Surface Detail’ by subBlue.
Fantastic ad called Snickers ‘Game’ features Betty White playing football with the guys. There’s a twist. It’s absolutely hysterical!! Now that’s advertising!
Nike Chase is an animation by the London design house, Ilovedust. The Nike Chase piece is a stunning animation, for which Radium Audio Ltd provided the music & sound treatment. Texture upon texture, layer upon layer, everything was considered from the ground up, from the cityscape to the sirens. Even the wind was recorded authentic [...]
A guy by the name of Bradley Lewis built this amazing replica of Luke Skywalker’s Jedi Light Saber, with a removable blade (which is powered by batteries), and a spring loaded crystal chamber mechanism, complete with the cool ‘wheeeeer’ sound. Awesome! Watch the light saber in action… You know you want one. via technabob
This visually captivating animated short film by Chris Sullivan, ‘Master of Ceremonies’ was hand draw on black paper with silver pencil. The beauty of this along with spot on sound effects, entice you into a story of the reluctance of humans to allow their transformation into the spirit world. The scene in which the skeleton [...]