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Motus et bouche cousue

I guess we all have had our share of moments like this in our life, the moment when enough is enough and nobody, nothing’s gonna make you change your mind. Again.

Motus et bouche cousue (Sealed Lips) is a short film by three students of the Gobelins school: Adrien Soyty Liv, Grégory Mougne and Coline Veith.

Voices: Adrien Beau and Anthony Menard. The the musical tracks are entitled: Picolo Porto and Petits Rats.

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Reverie Sound Revue – You Don’t Exist if I don’t See You

When she has to adventure in the messy Fabric Land, a seamstress wishes away her studio clutter until she can exclaim: I created a monster!

Reverie Sound Revue is a Canadian indie pop group. You Don’t Exist is a single taken from their debut album, released for Boompa Records.

The music video has been directed by Jesse Ewles and produced at Vision Films. Production design: Exploding Motor Car.

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Something Left, Something Taken

Hey there! Pardon the little break. I thought I could start the week with this “animated dark comedy about a vacationing couple’s encounter with a man they believe to be the Zodiac Killer.” I guess that happens at least once to everyone of us.

Something Left, Something Taken is an awesome and crafty animated short film created by Max Porter and Ru Kuwahata AKA Tiny Inventions. Be warned: every time you’ll blink your eyes, you lose something cool.

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Paper Puppet Palooza

The video is a trailer for Paper Puppet Palooza: Techniques for Making Moveable Art Figures and Paper Dolls, Norma’s book on… well, I guess the title is self explicative.

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Kirsty Almeida – Spider

Kirsty Almeida is an up and coming British singer and songwriter, whose first album will be released in late 2010, while Spider, the single, will be released for Decca on 14th June 2010.

The music video has been directed by Andy Soup and produced by Sarah Tognazi at Spring69. Director of photography: Dennis Madden. Art Director: Caroline Storey. Editor: Jimmy Wright.

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Nexus One: Ninja’s Unboxing

Three ninjas unbox the new cellphone from Google the way they know better. Reminds me somewhat of International Karate +.

The spot has been directed and animated by Patrick Boivin. Sound and Music: Eric Pfalzgraf.

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Bubble Sex

Gonna get strange eggs this Easter. At least it what you’d argue by this strange video directed by Valerie Pirson at Partizan. Music by the non existent Disco Chicken Project (actually The Seebach Band).

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Mr. Wizard: The Legend of Speed

This is the ancient legend of two of the great Malfi ancestors. The two elders travel a great distance to perform their rituals and summon the great spirits all to create a single spool of thread.

This exhilarating amount of weirdness is the work of Sam Borkson and Arturo Sandoval III from Friends with You and of Julian Pablo Manzelli, done for Nike Lab in 2002.

Director of Photography: Andres Sanchez. 3D and Special Effects: Jonathan Garun. Sound Design: Mariano Dabini.

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LUCAS ZANOTTO – The Ostrich

A short film, done with a marionette built out of paper. That’s all folks, and that’s good. The animated short is the work of Lucas Zanotto. Music and sound design: David Kamp.

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The Pump Energy Food: Eat Crap

There have been posts where I used the crap food tag where it was probably not needed. But this one, well this is it: it’s the junk food manifesto!

The video is a promotional film for The Pump, a restaurant in New York City founded by persons who pursues a passion for healthy food.

The short film has been directed by Dark Igloo. Editor: Adam Epstein. Light Design: Eric Luc. Music: Le Chev.

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Killola – Cracks in the Armor

A “relatively nice girl” is kidnapped, kept under the water in a fish tank and forced to sing for an audience of aquatic creatures. Tiny men in black come to rescue.

Killola is an American alternative rock band from Los Angeles, consisting of Lisa Rieffel, Mike Ball, Dan Grody and Johnny Dunn. Cracks in the Armor is a bonus track from their 2008 album, entitled I Am The Messer and available as a free download.

The music video has been directed by Hank Friedmann and produced at Rank + File.

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C-Rayz Walz – Blackout

Nice music video from some time ago, which looks like a cheap cable TV show, with puppets, fancy transitions and VHS noise.

C-Rayz Walz is a rapper from The Bronx, New York. Blackout, featuring The Angel & The Preacher, is a song from his 2005 album entitled Year of the Beast.

The video has been directed by Jonnie Ross and produced at Smuggler.

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In the Blackout

Love is complicated, especially when two inanimate objects, lost in an underground car park end up finding each other.

In the Blackout is a short film commissioned by Beyond the Valley, telling “the unlikely love story between a Victorian Dress and a Mechanic Overall.”

The short has been directed by Ian Bonhôte AKA Emma and Fernando Reginato AKA DEL and produced at Pulse Films. Writer: Ian Bonhôte.

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Tom Fun Orchestra – Throw Me To The Rats

Oh throw me to the ratsThose scathing new age bratsThe blinking eyes of alley catsWatch me sink from where I sat.

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“An incontinent cat treads the boards of a vaudevillian cardboard theatre” in this grotesque music video.
The Tom Fun Orchestra is an indie rock ensemble from Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada, formed in 2005 by singer-songwriter Ian [...]

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Plus/Minus – Unsung

Oh noWhere did you go?Your song is unsung.

Ticking away the moments that make up a dull day, Alice (Jessica Stoller) fritter and waste the hours in an offhand way. Until someone or something show her the way.
+/- (that is Plus/Minus) is an American indie electronic band formed in 2001. Members are: James Baluyut, Patrick Ramos [...]

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