Short Film tagged posts

Vertige (1969): a psychedelic experimental short film


I actually discovered this movie because some footage of it were used for a fan-made video of Brian Jonestown Massacre awesome song « Seven Kind of Wonderful ».

This Canadian short (44 minutes) directed by Jean Baudin is available online for free through UbuWeb (« …a completely independent resource dedicated to all strains of the avant-garde, ethnopoetics, and outsider arts… »).


Vertige (1969). Director: Jean Beaudin. Year: 1969. Time: 41 mins. Music: Serge Garant

Many films were produced in the 60s, both emic and etic, documenting the violent and sometimes silly ideological revolutions that swept Western middle-class youngsters of the time, producing a fascinating an apparently endless vault of cinematic experimentation and increasingly conv...

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Shockboy: Two explosive animated action short films


If you think that there were not enough blood and violence in fast-paced action animated series like The Powerpuff Girls and Samurai Jack, you should definitely check out Shockboy, a great non-stop action flash animated series from 2005 created by the Korean company Neostream, which has unfortunately produced only two episodes. Watch them below:

Episode 1


Episode 2


Episode 1 & 2 + Synopsis

Shockboy is a mysterious being fallen to earth from the world above (Seven Earth) with undiscovered supernatural powers to control the 5 elements that make up existence. Being a victim of Seventh Heaven’s test project (The Project), Shockboy is an incomplete prototype that was not safe for release...

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