Category Archives: Video

A short by Edinburgh based animator Dan Castro about not opening up, the pressures we self-impose and the importance of being kind to ourselves. To wit:

After a lifetime of feeling fat, a young man realises that maybe his issues with his body aren’t actually about his body at all.

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A very impressive remote control scale replica of a 1962 Oldsmobile Dynamic 88 Fiesta station wagon complete with built in chassis squeaks and engine noises, lights and an Arduino controlled active suspension that can raise and lower the car, allowing it to react to weight shifts and drift impressively.

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A powerful short about perception and realisation by Sandralee Zinzen and Nicolas Nivesse of the PÔLE 3D School at Roubaix, northern France. To wit:

A teenage girl is staring at herself in a mirror. She doesn’t like what she sees; fat, skinny, ugly, she looks like a monster. Maybe she should just take a step back and realize she’s not that monstrous.

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Actual and until now unreleased phone conversations between Canadian author Marlin Marynick and Charles Manson, recorded in 2010 as Marynick researched his book ‘Charles Manson Now’, illustrated in suitably helter-skelterish psychedelic style by Leah Shore.

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A film noir style CGI graduation short by students of Supinfocom Valenciennes in France. To wit:

After a heist that goes wrong, a frail robot who was the driver of a robot mafia ends up being in possession of some loot he shouldn’t have, a human heart. Tempted by the opportunity of being like his bosses, he grafts the heart to himself and discovers the feeling of being alive. But those brief instants of life have a price.

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