Archive for September 27th, 2009

The Mysterious Explorations of Jasper Morello

Sunday, September 27th, 2009

Nominated for an Oscar and for a BAFTA award, Jasper Morello is a short feature made in a unique style of silhouette animation developed by director Anthony Lucas and inspired by the work of authors Edgar Alan Poe and Jules Verne. Found at YouTube from monsterdistributes.

COMBO

Sunday, September 27th, 2009

A collaborative animation by Blu and David Ellis, produced by studio cromie, music by Roberto Lange, and made at the Fame festival, 2009. Found at YouTube from notblu.

Spontaneous Subway Yearbook – Improv Everywhere

Sunday, September 27th, 2009

Improv Everywhere installed a photography studio on a random subway car. They claimed that the MTA had hired them to take photos of every single person who rides the subway and that they’d be producing a yearbook at the end of the year. Most people were happy to pose for them, and the resulting photos show just how diverse New York subway riders can be. Found at YouTube from ImprovEverywhere.

An NFL Season On The Oregon Trail

Sunday, September 27th, 2009

Slate V imagines what pro football would look like if it was played inside the classic video game The Oregon Trail.