Archive for the ‘film’ Category

The Story of Stuff

Wednesday, February 27th, 2008

A simple (to some degree simplistic), fun and overall worthwhile presentation on the cycle (or lack thereof) of consumer goods:

Story of Stuff

via DerStandard.at

Sky Blue

Saturday, February 9th, 2008

I saw Sky Blue (Wonderful Days) recently. Quite stunning visually! It was easy to forget that it’s an animation at times.

Set in 2142 after some sort of ecological disaster there’s a face off between establishment and rebel inside what is called the “time capsule” (around 0:16:15, English release), essentially a museum, where various culturally important(?) artifacts are kept. Among those selected items are

YouTube - Modern Toss Swing News

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

Do you like swing? Do you like to watch the news on TV? Are you concerned about climate change?
Well, if you happen to agree with anyone of the above try the Modern Toss Swing News (on YouTube)

cracker!

(found via newconsumer.com)