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MICHAEL LANGAN – Doxology

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A doxology is a short hymn of praise to God in various Christian worship services.
Doxology is also Michael Langan’s short movie, created at Rhode Island School of Design, which incidentally was featured on the first episode of Cartoon Brew TV.
“Before reaching spiritual enlightenment, one sweater-vested young man (Michael Langan) must face [...]

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Bajofondo – Pa` bailar

A widow learns that tango can put her back on her feet in a moment. But you need a good beauty parlor for some pedicures.
Bajofondo (formerly Bajofondo Tango Club) is a South American music band. Members are: Gustavo Santaolalla, Juan Campodónico, Luciano Supervielle, Martín Ferrés, Verónica Loza, Javier Casalla, Gabriel Casacuberta, Adrián Sosa.
Pa’ bailar [...]

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The Animals Save the Planet: Biodegradable

Do give a thought to where our rubbish goes.

DOWNLOAD: Scarica Biodegradable.[Format: MPEG-4 - Size: 2 MB - Running Time: 1 min.]
DOWNLOAD: Scarica Biodegradable.[Format: Quicktime - Size: 6 MB - Running Time: 1 min.]
WATCH: Guarda Jellyfish – Plastic Bags in finestra.[Format: Flash Video]
LINK: Visita The Animals Save the Planet.
LINK: Visita Aardman Animations Ltd.
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VINCENT MOON – Tango apasionado

Buenos Aires, 20 décembre 2001

Inspired by the suggestions of the music by Astor Piazzolla, and following the steps of Yiu-Fai Lai (whatever this means…) Vincent Moon visits Argentina in 2001. Not the best moment for a leisure tour.
This short movie get together some of his thoughts and some of his still photos from that adventure.
Ispirato [...]

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KRIS YOUNG – Sense and Nonsense

Colorless green ideas sleep furiously.

The origin of this project came from linguist, philosopher, political activist, and author Noam Chomsky’s statement: “Colorless green ideas sleep furiously.” Chomsky chose this sentence as an example of a grammatically correct statement that meant nothing logical.
After some research, illustrator and motion artist Kris Young came across a work who commented [...]

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GOTAN PROJECT – Santa Maria (del Buen Ayre)

Hay milonga de amorhay temblor de gotáneste tango es para vos

Tango. Or: why don’t we do it in the road? No one will be watching us…
Santa Maria (del Buen Ayre) is a song by the Gotan Project, off their first album, La revancha del tango, released for XL Recordings in 2001.Gotan Project is a [...]

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La pista

“The dance floor is the place for moving, a path where stories are told, stories that are bound together each other. Some vibrations, to the music of a tango, announce the mise en scène of an uneasy love, too unstable to stay longer in the spotlights.” (Source: V-Art)
La pista (The Dance Floor) is a short [...]

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ZBIGNIEW RYBCZYNSKI – Tango

Experimental short movie by Zbigniew Rybczyński, winner of the Academy Award for the Best Short Animated Film in 1983.
Thirty-six characters from different stages of life interact in one room, moving in loops, observed by a static camera. (Source: Zbig Vision)
The author says: “I had to draw and paint about 16.000 cell-mattes, and make several hundred [...]

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