Video

Video is the slightly edgier brother of film. He has a better sense of humour and fun but he doesn’t stick around for long. For that reason we need to always be watching to bring you the freshest, funniest, coolest, most unbelievable and most astounding videos – the type that spread like a bad case of swine flu.

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Gravity defying: man runs in a 360-degree loop

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By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Thursday 27 February 2014

The superpowers of physics have done it again! We’ve seen guys do the loop the loop many times before, on BMXs, on skateboards, heck even Hot Wheels cars can do it. But can the human body do it, relying on leg power alone? Apparently, the answer is yes. Stuntman Damien Walters proved that this is […]

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A message from the popular kids: it doesn’t get better

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Friday 21 February 2014

You know those popular kids in school? The ones who teased you, made fun of you, thought the entire world revolved around them? Well, they’ve got a message for you. It doesn’t get better. In this hilarious spoof of the It Gets Better Project, Jason Headley has created a PSA to let everyone know that […]

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Animation: The Secret Monsters Of Atsushi Wada

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By Michael Amter in Video on Friday 21 February 2014

A strong tradition of influential animated film continues to pour out of Japan. Atsushi Wada is a celebrated animator producing a truly distinctive artistic vision. The prolific Wada has earned a number of impressive awards for his fascinating work including the Best Film at Fantoche International Animation Film Festival in 2010 and the Silver Bear […]

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Peekaboo! Lionel Richie is in your fridge

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By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Friday 21 February 2014

It’s safe to assume that weird things can happen in Australia. Gators in your pool, spiders in your toilet, Lionel Richie in your fridge… Wait, what? In a funny advertisement by Tap King, a home system for draught beer, various men are seen opening their fridge with no luck in finding anything worthwhile. In comes […]

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This beer dispenser literally fills your pint from the bottom up

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By Low Lai Chow in Video on Monday 17 February 2014

Blame it on the Bottoms Up draft beer dispenser that literally fills pints of the good stuff straight from the bottom. Made at a facility in Indianapolis, Indiana, these metal beauties range from $1,300 for a one-nozzle dispenser to $1,950 for a four-nozzle dispenser. The latter even holds a world record for dispensing 62 pints […]

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Every word in this short movie is from a film title

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Sunday 16 February 2014

Watch this incredible short movie of a (spoiler!) man and woman breaking up to see just how many movies titles there are out there. Because, as you’ll see, every single word in this short is made up of a film title. Who knew an entire conversation could take place with just movie titles? The best […]

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Meet the skateboarding feline of Coolangatta, Australia

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By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Saturday 15 February 2014

In the Australian town of Coolangatta, there’s a cat whose claim to fame is to be the Tony Hawk of felines. Didga, the skateboarding cat, was seen cruising through town on his motorized skateboard name Ollie. People left and right couldn’t believe their eyes with what they were seeing. What’s more impressive is that Didga […]

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A breaking-up-through-the-decades mashup video

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Saturday 15 February 2014

Whether you watch this on Valentine’s Day to feel absolutely gutted or just want a laugh about how many songs have been sung about the same thing, this video is bound to keep you, well, entertained. Performed by New York-based experimental music group CDZA, this medley is one for the lovers. Or ex-lovers, really. Mashed […]

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Check out this high-speed parallel parking job from Russia (with love)

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 13 February 2014

Learning how to parallel park is always a little bit tricky, so whenever I see a great parallel parking job, I give a silent clap to the driver. But look how this Russian driver parallel parks! We see it all from a dash cam, swerving from left to right, cutting in front of a car […]

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SPONSORED VIDEO: Revealing the most beautiful safety video ever made!

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By Lost At E Minor in Video on Thursday 13 February 2014

Air New Zealand have done it again (and again, and again). The airline is known for its knack of creating spectacular in-flight safety videos but this latest effort takes the cake (though it does have to be said: we are talking about supermodels here).

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How to say ‘February’ properly? Watch this video

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 13 February 2014

Being an Aussie, I like to say February the correct way: Feb-ree. However, it seems not everyone is in agreement as to how the second month of the year is pronounced. Some prefer to say it Feb-roo-air-ee, while others pronounce it as Feb-roo-ree and then there’s the other people who call it Feb-yoo-air-ee. Thanks to […]

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Sponsored Video: the world’s most beautiful safety video!

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By Lost At E Minor in Video on Friday 7 February 2014

Trust our friends at Air New Zealand to do something brilliantly creative with the tired idea of the inflight safety video. We’ve seen Betty White and Tolkien themed videos. Well, this one tops them all. Next week, the Kiwi national carrier will be releasing what is already being dubbed the ‘world’s most beautiful safety video’. Yes, that’s right, ‘beautiful’ and ‘safety’ in the same sentence. Who would’ve thought?

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Best ads of the 2014 American Super Bowl

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 6 February 2014

Whether you missed the Super Bowl or didn’t bother watching it, you’ll have known that it was on (because people just can’t stop talking about it!). But the best part of Super Bowl Sunday? Watching those ridiculously expensive ads. But who wants to watch them all? Not me. Adweek has compiled a top ten list […]

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SPONSORED VIDEO: Every man is legendary at something

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By Lost At E Minor in Video on Thursday 6 February 2014

It may sound obvious, but it’s worth re-stating: Every man is legendary at something. Yup, SOMETHING! That’s the basic premise of this clever commercial from our friends at Heineken, who, for the first time in its history, cast non-actors in its TVC to play the central protagonists.

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Australia’s very unexpected public service announcement

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By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Wednesday 5 February 2014

Well, that escalated quickly. ‘Set Yourself Free’ is an Australian public service announcement in which a group of students sneak out of class, hop onto a hipster van, and head to the beach to do very cheesy stuff. We’re not going to spoil you on what happens next, but we promise it’s going to be […]

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