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Dan Mangan – Road Regrets

Daniel Mangan is a Canadian indie folk-rock singer-songwriter based out of Vancouver. The music video has been directed by Jon Busby; produced by Jesse Davidge and Marc Demers at Blatant Studios.

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Goutte d’Or: Trailer

Goutte d’or is a short stop animated film in development, revolving around a pirate looking for booty in the land of the dead. The director is Christophe Peladan and the film is being produced by Søren Fleng at Happy Flyfish.

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The Main Drag – Dove Nets

This clip tells the psychedelic and “colorful story of a giant mouse obsessed by doves.”

The Main Drag is an indie band from Boston, Massachusetts. Current line up is: Matt Boch, Dan Cardinal, Jon Carter and John Drake. Former members Adam Arrigo and Matt Levitt recorded this song as well.

Dove Nets is a song from their second album, entitled Yours As Fast As Mine and released in 2007 for RPL Audio.

The music video has been directed by Ben&Julia and produced at Stink. Director of Photography: Beda Mulzer.

The video has a dedicated website with some extra material, including a videogame, a clone of Space Invaders.

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They Might Be Giants – Electric Car

Animals from the forest and the farm, they all come on board of the electric car which, magically, become a station wagon to accommodate them all.

Electric Car is a song featured on TMBG’s latest album, Here Comes the Science, and sung by Robin Goldwasser and John Flansburg.

The video has been produced at Tiny Inventions and directed by Max Porter and Ru Kuwahata.

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Electric Car: The Making Of

Follow Ru Kuwahata, Max Porter and the whole Tiny Inventions team while they assemble the visuals for the video they did for They Might Be Giants.

A demo version of the song is used in the video up until the end of the 1st chorus.

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CLAIRE FAUCHÉ – 7Colors for the scents

Seven colours for the rainbow, seven scents for the flip books, seven choices for the sinner…
The olfaloscope is a device that joins sight, touch and smell: a new solution to showcase a perfume, illustrating in picture what the perfumer creates.
The fragrance is sprayed on a flipbook which creates the necessary ventilation required in order to [...]

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The Pandas – Belly of the Whale

Il triangolo no, non l’avevo considerato…


And here’s the reason for “every endangered panda that wouldn’t screw to save its species and every whale or dolphin that gave up and ran itself aground”.
Not really. I’m just reading Pigmy right now and felt like quoting Palahniuk.
The Pandas are an instrumental band out of Worcester, Massachusetts, and comprised [...]

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Asics Origami: In Pursuit of Perfection

In the beginning there was nothing. Only an idea.

The story of Kihachiro Onitsuka, who created a shoe that mimics the concave shape of the octopus suckers.
The story is told using paper folded creations by origami artist was Sipho Mabona.
The spot has been directed by Tim Schierwater and produced by Florian Liertz at Element e, Hamburg.
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Avec pas d’casque – En attendant que ça paye

The fisherman is trying to cheat using an old boot. The mermaid plays the harp while the octopus is doing what every octopus does: playing the drums. Oh, and there’s the robot.
Avec pas d’casque is a folk duo based in Montréal, Québec, and comprised of Stéphane Lafleur (guitar) and Joël Vaudreuil (drums).
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Oktapodi: Making of

‘O purpo se coce dinte all’acqua soja.

A short feature covering: design and color research, models and textures, setup and test animations, lighting and rendering, and so on… The image gallery is also a must see.
The music is the Allegro Prestissimo from the Sonata for Two Cellos, No 10 in G major by Jean Baptiste Barrière, [...]

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A frevaro ‘o purpo tene ‘a freva.

The short movies of the Gobelins 2008 vintage are out. So here’s something from the 2007…
“To escape the clutches of a skilled cook, two octopuses engage in a burlesque race. Yet despite they successfully escape their fatal destiny, their struggle to stay together does not seem to get to [...]

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Coiffeur – Parece

Better clip available in the underneath links.

If you’ll ever happen to see things like they are depicted in this video, something opened your mind. I hope it’s not an axe.
Parece is a song by Argentinian singer Coiffeur, from his 2006 album No es.
The video has been directed by Juan Agustin Carbonere. Director of photography: Santiago [...]

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Metal Gear Solid 4: Ocean of Gossip

Body of Robespierre exhumed, used as decorationat White House holiday party for second consecutive year.“Now, if we could just find the head…”

TAG: Tutti i post su MGS4: Guns of the Patriots.
DOWNLOAD (HI RES): Scarica Ocean of Gossip.[Format: MPEG-4 - Size: 74 MB - Running Time: 90 sec.]
DOWNLOAD (HI RES): Scarica Ocean of Gossip.[Format: Quicktime - [...]

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Deep in the Indian ocean,all scary and black,lives an old octopus,with a tree in it’s back.

Otto is an octopus island where all the Piranha birds live on. His broken heart has mad him so mean that he eats piranhas even when he’s not hungry… (Source: CG Society)
Amazing short animation by The Blackheart Gang, the collaborative [...]

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