Posts Tagged ‘united kingdom’

The War Game [VIDEO]

Sunday, December 16th, 2012

The War Game is a fictional, worst-case-scenario docu-drama about nuclear war and its aftermath in and around a typical English city that was banned from the BBC in 1965. Found at YouTube from wanabee2w.

Rabbit – A Twisted Animated Short [VIDEO]

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

The illustrations for Rabbit are old illustrations culled from British reading-scheme books for children. The animated short was created by UK animator Run Wrake, who recently passed away of cancer at 48. Found at YouTube from runwrake.

The Union Jack, Explained

Monday, July 25th, 2011

The component parts of the United Kingdom’s flag are explained in this short history of the Union Jack. Found at YouTube from CGPGrey.

Supermaket Flashmob

Sunday, June 12th, 2011

On Wednesday March 14th, 2007, around 50 people attempted a mass freeze frame in a Manchester supermarket lasting four minutes. Found at YouTube from tomcuz84.

United Kingdom, Explained

Sunday, February 20th, 2011

C.P.G. Grey explains just what is meant by the phrase “United Kingdom.” It amounts to mind-bending history lessons for its citizens. Found at Vimeo from C.P.G. Grey.

Way Back Home – Bike Tavelogue

Saturday, December 4th, 2010

Danny MacAskill created a video travelogue that follows him on a journey from Edinburgh back to his hometown Dunvegan, in the Isle of Skye and sponsored by Red Bull. This is a travelogue for the mashup age. Found at YouTube from redbull.