1. Augmented (hyper)Reality: Domestic Robocop


    from Keiichi Matsuda Added 636K 4,903 189

    NOV 2013: KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN FOR NEW FILMS - CLICK HERE - http://hyper-reality.co The latter half of the 20th century saw the built environment merged with media space, and architecture taking on new roles related to branding, image and consumerism. Augmented reality may recontextualise the functions of consumerism and architecture, and change in the way in which we operate within it. A film produced for my final year Masters in Architecture, part of a larger project about the social and architectural consequences of new media and augmented reality.

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    • How to feed the world ?


      from Denis van Waerebeke Added 308K 3,097 64

      a film directed by Denis van Waerebeke for the « Bon appétit » exhibition, in Paris "Cité des Sciences", aimed mainly at the kids aged 9 to 14. written by : Sabrina Massen & Denis van Waerebeke /// design : Antoine Maiffret / Montag /// animation : Juliette Hamon-Damourette /// sound design : Ruelgo /// voice : Mark Jane /// production Montag for the french « Cité des sciences et de l'industrie » /// CSI team: Dorothée Vatinel, Maud Gouy, Manon Courtay, Alisson Boiffard /// CSI production: Sabrina Massen Vimeo awards finalist in 2010 (motion graphics) /// Best infotainment at Webcuts.10 /// Commissioned film award at Annecy 2011

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      • The Shock of Peak Oil


        from ON THE CHASE! Added 19.5K 366 5

        —Animated Sequence for 'Ideas@MaRS' Doc Series— In discussion with Professor L. D. Danny Harvey, who describes the coming consequences of the peak in our ability extract and supply oil. This is clip 2 of 4, part of a graphics package created by ON THE CHASE! for a new documentary series produced by MaRS. Producers: Jeff Beardall, Charles Plant Voiceover: Professor L. D. Danny Harvey - University of Toronto Department of Geography & Planning

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        • Occupy Wall St - The Revolution Is Love


          from Ian MacKenzie Added 8,658 312 20

          Directed by Ian MacKenzie Co-produced with Velcrow Ripper http://occupylove.org WATCH ON YOUTUBE http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BRtc-k6dhgs "Love is the felt experience of connection to another being. An economist says 'more for you is less for me.' But the lover knows that more of you is more for me too. If you love somebody their happiness is your happiness. Their pain is your pain. Your sense of self expands to include other beings. This shift of consciousness is universal in everybody, 99% and 1%." CHARLES EISENSTEIN is a teacher, speaker, and writer focusing on themes of civilization, consciousness, money, and human cultural evolution. Visit http://sacred-economics.com to learn more about his ideas for a new economy.

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          • Occupy Economics


            from Softbox Added 96K 284 12

            On November 13th 2011, economists from the University of Massachusetts Amherst drafted an open statement to the Occupy Wall Street movement pledging their support. Since then, more than 400 economists from around the world have added their names. Read more at econ4.org

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            • Sacred Economics with Charles Eisenstein - A Short Film


              from Ian MacKenzie Added 25.7K 226 19

              Directed by Ian MacKenzie http://ianmack.com Produced by Velcrow Ripper, Gregg Hill, Ian MacKenzie Sacred Economics traces the history of money from ancient gift economies to modern capitalism, revealing how the money system has contributed to alienation, competition, and scarcity, destroyed community, and necessitated endless growth. Today, these trends have reached their extreme - but in the wake of their collapse, we may find great opportunity to transition to a more connected, ecological, and sustainable way of being. Read the book http://sacred-economics.com This short contains some visuals from the upcoming feature doc Occupy Love http://occupylove.org FULL CREDITS Directed & Edited by Ian MacKenzie Producers: Ian MacKenzie, Velcrow Ripper, Gregg Hill Cinematography: Velcrow Ripper, Ian MacKenzie Animation: Adam Giangregorio, Brian Duffy Music: Chris Zabriskie Additional footage: Steven Simonetti, Pond 5, Youtube Stills: Kris Krug, NASA Special thanks: Charles Eisenstein, Stella Osorojos, Hart Traveller, Clara Roberts-Oss, Line 21 Media

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              • Life Inc. The Movie


                from Douglas Rushkoff Added 51.3K 221 13

                For more information about Douglas Rushkoff's book, "LIFE INC. How The World Became A Corporation And How To Take It Back" check out www.rushkoff.com and the LIFE INC. 9min movie In Life Inc., award-winning writer, documentary filmmaker, and scholar Douglas Rushkoff traces how corporations went from a convenient legal fiction to the dominant fact of contemporary life. Indeed as Rushkoff shows, most Americans have so willingly adopted the values of corporations that theyre no longer even aware of it. Douglas Rushkoff is the author of ten books on media, technology, and society, including Cyberia, Media Virus, Coercion, Nothing Sacred, Get Back in the Box, and the novel Ecstasy Club. He made the PBS Frontline documentaries Merchants of Cool, The Persuaders, and the upcoming Digital Nation. He is the host of the WFMU radio show The MediaSquat, and he will be teaching the New School University this Fall.

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                • Ecoland - Bubble story


                  from Denis van Waerebeke Added 16.1K 180 11

                  To prevent an economic disaster in 2008, world states spent 2,000 billion dollars to save a number of banks from bankruptcy. How did the bankers’ problem turn into OUR problem? a short film by Denis van Waerebeke written with : David Duhamel graphic design : Laurent Bazart animation : Jimmy Audoin voice : Rachel Williams music : Etienne Charry © Quark 2010

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                  • God-o-nomics


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                    God's idea of being blessed and our idea of being blessed are very different. To us, success looks like having money, power, and influence. Jesus, however, saw the idea of success very differently. Download at http://www.danstevers.com/store/god_o_nomics

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                    • Why Is Bottled Water So Expensive?


                      from The Atlantic Added 8,992 131 4

                      In Economics in Plain English, the new economic explainer video series from The Atlantic, business editor Derek Thompson answers big and small questions selected from hundreds of reader submissions. Up first: Why is bottled water so expensive? In less than three minutes, Thompson explains what goes into the price of bottles, why all water is more expensive than you think, and why the most expensive component in some bottled water is neither the bottle nor the water. Derek Thompson: http://www.theatlantic.com/derek-thompson/ Story: http://www.theatlantic.com/video/archive/2013/08/why-is-bottled-water-so-expensive/278580/ Economics in Plain English: http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2013/08/economics-in-plain-english-introducing-i-the-atlantic-i-s-video-explainer-series/278584/ Atlantic Video: http://www.theatlantic.com/video Music courtesy of Broke For Free: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Broke_For_Free/

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