Posts Tagged ‘new york’

Rockaway Beach, New York Needs Help [VIDEO]

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

First person footage of the disaster Hurricane Sandy brought upon Rockaway Beach, New York. Found at YouTube from everyoneandcompany.

Stylin’ Seniors

Friday, June 15th, 2012

A trailer for an upcoming documentary about stylish New York seniors. Found at YouTube from plioplyte.

How To Dangle 285 Feet Above New York Train Traffic During Rush Hour

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

Seanna Sharpe did an illegal acrobatics show 285 feet up the Williamsburg bridge (11 stories over rush hour train traffic) hanging from the double-silk cloud swing she invented. Found at Vimeo from Ronen V.

A Morning Stroll – Animated Short Trailer

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Based loosely on a real life event recounted in Paul Auster’s brilliant book ‘True Tales of American Life’, A Morning Stroll tells the story of one New Yorker’s early morning encounter with a chicken, an event that plays out over 100 years. Found at YouTube from STUDIOAKA.

450 Square Foot Origami Apartment

Saturday, February 18th, 2012

In 2005, third-grade-teacher Eric Schneider bought as big as an apartment as he could afford in Manhattan. He paid $235,000 for a 450-square-foot studio with a tiny kitchen.

Then he let architects Michael Chen and Kari Anderson of Normal Projects design a way to pack more density into his small space. Found at YouTube from kirstendirksen.

A Love Letter To New York

Sunday, January 22nd, 2012

Scenes of Gotham’s greatest set to Alicia Keys’ Empire State Of Mind. Found at YouTube from humansofny.