Elliot: a short film by Stuart Gillies and Joe Simpson

Joe Simpson Reader Find

By Joe Simpson in Video on Friday 20 January 2012

This is a short film that I wrote and directed with my friend Stuart Gillies. The film was inspired by a play by Daniel Kitson, where two characters reflect on the time in their lives has been divided up. We shot and edited the entire film with just the two of us and then asked […]

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Nuit Blanche: an awesome hyper-real fantasy

Giulio Rossi Reader Find

By Giulio Rossi in Video on Friday 26 August 2011

A few weeks ago, I was captured by this incredibly well made short movie and I’m still wondering how far can technology go? In this case, it has the power to bring old fashioned black and white back down to earth, updating it with the latest matrix-kinda-style visual effects.

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Loom: a beautiful short film

Jeremy Santi Reader Find

By Jeremy Santi in New Film on Thursday 18 August 2011

Loom is a beautiful short film that tells the story of a successful catch. Directors Jan Bitzer, Ilija Brunck, Csaba Letay have produced some dark but stunning images.

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A film all about the beauty of words

Jeff Katz Reader Find

By Jeff Katz in New Film on Tuesday 16 August 2011

There’s something amazing about a film that can be driven and connected entirely through the visual representation of words, without using many words at all. This is one of those films where you can get something different out of it, and discover something new about it with each viewing. Oh, the beauty of words. And […]

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Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in Video on Wednesday 1 December 2010

British mathematician Graeme Taylor pointed a high-speed camera out the window of a fast-moving train to film people on the platforms he passed. The resulting clips look like moments frozen in time.

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