1. Chicago has many truly great buildings. It sits firmly on the map of global architecture and is the birthplace of the skyscraper. Creating a short video about just five great buildings is doing this city a massive disservice, as there are many and this is simply my thoughts. I hope you enjoy it. I loved creating it.

    Creative and Animation: Al Boardman (alboardman.com)
    Music: Vimeo Music "Prelude No. 3" by Chris Zabriskie (chriszabriskie.com)
    Sound design: Noted in its absence!

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  2. The Fiery Trial is a 7-minute film that was part of the “Lincoln Transformed” exhibit at the Chicago History Museum. The film won honorable mention in the 2010 MUSE Award’s video category.
    In collaboration with the Chicago History Museum, Zero One produced the film from concept, to writing, to directing, and production. Zero One used motion graphic techniques to bring historical prints and photographs to life.
    Producer, Director : Nat Soti
    Creative Director, Storyboarding and Motion Graphics : Edyta Stepien
    Photography and Motion Graphics : Chuck Przybyl
    Voiceover director and co-writer : Todd Frugia and Marrakesh
    Sound Design : Robert Auguilar
    Music : Zoe Keating

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    A comparison of the change in the Chicago skyline since 1977 as seen from the John Hancock Observatory.

    Music: Vitamin String Quartet performing Kanye West's "Flashing Lights"

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  4. Chicago History is a mini television series premiered on Frequency television that tells chronicles of how the city of Chicago effected other parts of the nation and/or the world. Choosing a variety of specific topics that can educate students and others on how Chicago events changed the outlook of society.

    Episode 3: The Great Chicago Fire - Was one of history's most devastating events. But did this fire reinvent the city and made it what it is in today's society. A look inside from interviewees Chicago Historian Dominic Pacyga and Chicago Architecture Associate Jason Nieces to give their expertise on this event.

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  5. Excerpts from 2001 episode of History Channel's "Haunted History." This time... Chicago.

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