Archive for the ‘Foreign’ Category

A Gum Boy – A Japanese Animated Short [VIDEO]

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

This animated short film by Masaki Okuda from the Tokyo University of the Arts features a very Japanese watercolor-ish look. Found at Vimeo from Masaki Okuda.

Shortest Film Ever [VIDEO]

Friday, January 18th, 2013

Three complete strangers… lost in translation. A short, short, short, short, short, short, short film written and directed by John Elerick. Found at YouTube from ooJLEoo.

World’s Shortest Escalator [VIDEO]

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

The world’s shortest escalator is located in Kawasaki, Japan; it’s only 32.8 inches tall. Found at YouTube from hippykiller1.

Backwards Fireworks [VIDEO]

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013

Nice. Someone went to the trouble of recording the New Year’s Eve Fireworks at Docklands, in Melbourne, Australia, and then reversing them for your viewing pleasure! Found at YouTube from jcltay.

10 Most Popular Videos Of 2012 At Videolicious.tv [LIST]

Monday, December 31st, 2012

These are the 10 most popular videos of 2012 at Videolicious.tv for 2012, according to page views:

  1. Stewie & Brian Pitch WHeat Thins
  2. 3 Flash Mobs PSAs For Healthy Choices
  3. Ho Chi Minh City Time-Lapse
  4. How To Effortlessly (And Cleverly) Remove Yolk From Egg White
  5. The Most Poorly-Acted TV Commercial In The History Of The Universe
  6. Poop Already!
  7. San Francisco Days Before The Quake
  8. Amazing Jumping Robot
  9. Coke-Mentos Fueled LEGO Drag Racing
  10. Bomb Blasts Interrupt CNN Interview With Gaza Resident

-41 + Boiling Water = Ice Cloud [VIDEO]

Monday, December 17th, 2012

A Russian demonstrates what happens when you toss a pot of boiling water off an apartment balcony in subfreezing weather. Found at YouTube from lifehackertv.