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Eruption at Bardabunga Volcano

Don't miss the face-melting action in this video of eruptions in Iceland's Bardabunga volcanic system — a DJI Phantom 2 quadcopter flew close enough to the lava that it literally melted the face of its GoPro camera payload. (Watch the … more »

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Eyes of Hitchcock

The murderous gaze, the creepy stare, the wide-eyed panic; video essayist Kogonada (previously) offers them all in hyper-edited montage form for your visual delectation.

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Animator Don Hertzfeldt’s Simpsons Couch Gag

Animator and filmmaker Don Hertzfeldt (It's Such a Beautfiul Day) provided an unusually bizarre "couch gag" for The Simpsons last night. Put in the eye hole! Grow like plant!

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Trailer: Blackhat

Director Michael Mann teams for the first time with cinematographer Stuart Dryburgh, ASC, on this upcoming thriller (formerly titled Cyber) shot with the ARRI Alexa XT Plus on locations in Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta. 

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Aspirational

Kirsten Dunst stars in a very short film about very modern social interaction. Matthew Frost directed, Christopher Blauvelt (Night Moves, The Bling Ring) was the cinematographer, and Ethan Mitchell edited. 

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Debunking Lunar Landing Conpiracies with Maxwell and VXGI

Conpiracy theorists who think Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin never took a moon walk won't be impressed as Nvidia GeForce GPU hardware models the lighting of the original lunar landing in Unreal Engine 4.

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Inside Me

We're not entirely sure what's going on in this video, but it sure is pretty. Filmmaker Dmitry Zakharov says the images are built from a 3D scan of his own body, which is seen from the inside and out, with … more »

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Brunettes Shoot Blondes “Knock Knock”

With more small screens in circulation than ever before, it was only a matter of time before someone—in this case, Ukrainian band Brunettes Shoot Blondes—choreographed an animated music video across 14 separate screens of varying MacShapes and iSizes. The animation was … more »

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Genndy Tartakovsky’s Popeye Animation Test

The latest beloved character to undergo the transition from 2D cartoon figure to CG creation is Popeye the Sailor Man, thanks to director Genndy Tartakovsky (Samurai Jack, Star Wars: Clone Wars, Hotel Transylvania).

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The Dove & the Wolf: The Words You Said

We've all gotten used to watching music videos in high-definition, but we don't see too many these days that were shot on film. This one (a bit NSFW for nudity) for duo The Dove & the Wolf was directed and … more »