Archives for posts with tag: Docs & Short Films

BOUT – definition –
1. A short period of intense activity
2. An attack of illness or strong emotion
3. A wrestling or boxing match

A documentary about the history of the arcades, its culture, its heroes and its impact in Japan.

100 Yen Film

Roofeeo (TheDeathSet/Ninjasonik) was recently featured in 3sixteen’s Singularities documentary series.

A short student documentary on the Tokyo Bike Messengers.

As long as anyone can remember, the coming of The Undertaker has meant the coming of death. Until one day the grim promise fails and tension builds as the God fearing townsfolk of Backwater wait for someone to die

Holy fuck! The Animation Workshop‘s The Backwater Gospel is one of the most visually impressive animated short film I’ve seen in the past few months. The artwork is AMAZING.

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A boy learns to play the piano.

I feel like I’ve been waiting forever to see this… ok, not really (but I did think about it just last night). David OReilly is quickly becoming my favorite independent animator.

The External World


Stussy + Stones Throw:

[…] a three part documentary focusing on J Dilla‘s life in Los Angeles.

Watch part 2 & 3…

Written & Directed by Jared Varava

An Illusion of Movement

Directed by Dick Chua

Directed, Filmed, & Edited by Charles Lanceplaine

This is a really cool doc I just watched about skateboarding in Shanghai.