Entries Tagged as 'animation'

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Insane Time-Lapse Video of Earth From Space

Filmmaker Fede Castro made this breathtaking time-lapse video of the earth from space using footage from NASA’s Johnson Space Center. The video journeys across the planet pointing out major cities and places shining brightly from the manmade light and catches the amazing spectacle that is aurora borealis.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Watch a Basketball Make its Way Through 24 Different Movies

A missed basketball shot is what starts of this basketball’s journey through 24 popular movies, movies which it has no right being in if it wasn’t for the post-production skills of HOTU, the people who made it. On its epic journey it passes by Henry Hill’s driveway, through Jeff Lebowski’s toilet, even into space.

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Immerse Yourself in the Bizarre WTFness of Tom Ska’s ‘Asdfmovie8′

Asdfmovie, pronounced ass-duff-moo-vee-ate, is made by YouTube comedy king Tom Ska—the videos are a series of bizarre internet-humor animated sketches and this is the eighth one in the series. If you were looking for some random lolz to come throw a curveball into your day, then this is the right place to find them.

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Drug Bust Doody

Claymation auteur Lee Hardcastle tells a story about a drug bust, a drug bust that goes horribly wrong and ends in Hardcastle’s trademark ultra-violence that’s bearable only because it’s being inflicted in the medium of clay. If this was live-action we’d all be puking our eyeballls out already, just like these characters.

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

The Empire Strikes Back Fanmade Movie is Hilarious

A few years back Star Wars was remade, shot-for-shot, by fans who each took a different scene which were then stitched together into a hilarious but highly entertaining version of the sci-fi classic. And now the second instalment of the original trilogy gets the fanmade treatment.

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Happy Mid Adult Businessman Presents

Take some stock video footage and add some darkly surreal humor and what you’re left with is this highly unsettling but hilarious video that you should watch immediately before you even take another breath, because it really does warrant your attention, the only problem is, after watching it you may need therapy.

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Operator

In this creepy stop motion animated short film from Sam Barnett, a man named Bob is attacked by a bio-mechanical parasite, and has to fight for his life and his family against malicious forces that are much greater than himself. The fillmmaker notes how the short was inspired by cordyceps mushrooms which infect and control [...]

Monday, October 6th, 2014

‘Animator vs. Animation IV’ Sees a Stick Figure Battle Its Creator

A stick figure takes on its creator in this fourth instalment of the series Animator vs. Animation from Alan Becker, who first started the series back in 2006. In this latest episode the stick figure takes over the animator’s computer interface to mess with his Facebook account, getting on his iPhone and even drawing animations [...]

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Watch The Bizarre Korean Music Video For Hitchhiker’s “11 (ELEVEN)”

Prepare for a journey to WTF-land in this tripped-out music video for Korean DJ Hitchhiker, which features a silver dancing guy and CGI-psychedelic creations merged with real world locations for some truly strange sights. As well as being way up there on the freaky factor, it’s also pretty funny, because it has to be otherwise [...]

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Short Film Looks at Cartoon Characters’ Lives Way After Their Heyday

Garfield, Roger Rabbit, Popeye, The Smurfs—if you were a fan of these characters when you were a kid, then you’ll find this short film imagining what their lives are like long after their moment in the limelight both depressing and hilarious. Garfield’s got really, really fat and so has Jessica Rabbit. And Mumm-Ra the Ever-living [...]

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Insane Anime Music Video Will Make Your Eyes And Head Spin

When it comes to creating Anime music videos YouTuber BestAMVsofAllTime lives up to his name. Because he’s the master when it comes to mashing together various anime that no one but fangirls and boys really know anything about ,and spinning them into an epic video.

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

Watch “Bless You”, A Trippy Animation About Sneezing on the Subway

Montreal-based filmmaker David Barlow-Krelina directed this animated short about a guy who has a pretty explosive sneeze while riding on a subway carriage. While everyone around him is typically immersed in their reading material, the man launches off upwards into the air, carried off the impact of his mega-sneeze.