Category Archives: Video

Featuring this month at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival – director Marshall Curry’s narration-free edit of the 1939 Amerikadeutscher Volksbund Nazi rally at Madison Square Garden in New York, attended by 20,000 people:

…an event largely forgotten from American history… A NIGHT AT THE GARDEN uses striking archival fragments recorded that night to transport modern audiences into this gathering and shine a light on the disturbing fallibility of seemingly decent people.

The director explains more in this Q&A with Field Of Vision.

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A prototype of the FoldiMate laundry folder in action.

The production version will probably cost around €800 but damn look at it go.

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A stop motion short by Guldies (made in his bedroom using 2500 still pictures) in which a giant human hand prepares for a relaxing day on the river.

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Listen carefully.

Redditor  Dani Ochoa performs the Mos Eisley Cantina tune and the Imperial March from Star Wars using mathematical formulae. To wit:

It started with x+4… and I couldn’t unhear it. Instead of doing my math homework I figured out what the Cantina Theme would sound like if your instrument was a pencil.

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Epic black and white time-lapse footage of storms over central and southwest US in 2017 shot in 8K (4320p, though it’s only viewable in 4K on YouTube) by storm chaser Mike Oblinski.

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A chain reaction marble run perfectly synchronised with Tchaikovsky’s Waltz of the Flowers by kinetic artist Mark Robbins, who sez of it:

After listening to parts of this song hundreds of times to match things up I went a bit crazy

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Trump does the US national anthem at the NCAA college football championship in Atlanta, Georgia on Monday.

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