‘The Wizard of Speed and Time’ by Mike Jittlov

Every single person in the world needs to see this 1979 short by Mike Jittlov. Remember there’s no trick printing, no CGI, and no complex mechanical effects. Try and figure out how it’s all done. I’m bamboozled. It you want to see more then the films is on YouTube. Here’s the trailer: And this user… Continue reading ‘The Wizard of Speed and Time’ by Mike Jittlov

Joaquin Phoenix. Hip-Hop. I’m Still Here

Anyone remember seeing Joaquin Phoenix have an apparent meltdown on The Late Show with David Letterman in 2009. If you haven’t take a quick look at it. It’s properly out there.. Joaquin Phoenix on Letterman 2010 Turns out it might’ve been “method acting to the extreme” following the release of this trailer for a film following… Continue reading Joaquin Phoenix. Hip-Hop. I’m Still Here

Borrowing Culture in the Remix Age

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=11749071&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=1&color=00adef&fullscreen=1 Walking on Eggshells: Borrowing Culture in the Remix Age from Brendan Schlagel on Vimeo. Interesting film about intellectual property and remix culture. “Walking on Eggshells” is a 24-minute documentary about appropriation, creative influence, re-use and intellectual property in the remix age. Worth a watch. Full details here. via