A bird's falling feathers cause a chain of destructive events. Paper puppet animation, filmed with a $200 Flip Mino HD usb camera. There's a write-up on how I made The Land Eaters with the Flip Mino HD here: brandonray.net/landeaters/flip.html
What led Fyodor Dostoevsky to write his masterwork, The Brothers Karamazov? The character Ivan's thorough musings over The Grand Inquisitor in the novel bring forth a possible scenario- did Dostoevsky even write the book himself?
Here's the clip I made for Channel Frederator's 4th Anniversary special episode. You can see it (as well as 8 other delightful interpretations from other animators of how the Fredbot spent his 4th birthday) on Episode 204 of Channel Frederator: