1. Ira Glass - Big Questions Trailer


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    • Kinetic Wall


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      Ira Glass talks about creative beginners. The original kinetic typography is made by David Shiyang Liu, I just added the music (Yann Tiersen) and displayed the typography on the wall of Kempertrautmann Berlin. Why? Because it's an agency that believes in young talent and relentlessly encourages beginner creatives to stay focused, keep trying and aim for the sky.

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      • Recent Portraits (2010)


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        Recent Portraits documents the interviews for a series of painted portraits by Ken Aptekar. In advance of his 2010 solo exhibition at Graham Gallery in NYC, Aptekar interviewed the subjects of his portraits for the show. Instead of how the people looked, these portraits show how they looked....at paintings. In museums, mostly, but also in the private collection of two of Aptekar's "sitters." Using their candid responses, Aptekar interpreted the paintings they looked at to come up with his own versions, and wrote short texts based on the videotaped interviews. The texts were sandblasted onto glass that was then bolted over painted panels. Together the text and image constitute a new kind of portrait. The paintings that resulted from these interviews can be found here: http://repainterdiaries.com/2010/06/17/recent-portraits-revealed/

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        • SUNDANCE 2012/PARK CITY: Sleepwalk With Me Afterparty


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          Get more at GlobalAddicts.com, twitter.com/GlobalAddicts, and facebook.com/GlobalAddicts.

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          • Sundance 2012


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            For Anthem Magazine.

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            • Search Engine – The Interviews ep 3 - Ira Glass


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              Why does your radio show work so well on the internet? Ira Glass, host of NPR's This American Life: "There's an intimacy to it - a one to one feeling that I'm writing this and it's me talking to you." Animation Completed for TVO's Search Engine podcast

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              • "The Giant Pool of Money," NPR, Alex Blumberg & Adam Davidson, This American Life | 2009 duPont-Columbia Award Winner


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                A story about the beginnings of the economic collapse told in a way that makes a complex story accessible to a wide radio and web audience. Ahead of many journalists, reporters Alex Blumberg and Adam Davidson gave an outstanding and occasionally irreverent explanation about the current financial crisis in April 2008, months before the global economy began to unravel. Through terrific storytelling and economic insight, the reporters demystify the subprime mortgage meltdown using personal stories to explain terms such as derivatives, tranches, short selling and credit swaps. Blumberg and Davidson found excellent characters to bring the economic forces to life; a shaky mortgage holder, a mortgage bundler, a Wall Street banker, and others. The program was the first collaboration between National Public Radio’s news division and This American Life produced by Chicago Public Radio. The podcast of the story has been downloaded over 500,000 times. Alex Blumberg, Adam Davidson, reporters and producers; Les Cook, editor; Ira Glass, Ellen Weiss, executive producers View "The Giant Pool of Money" here: http://qtstreaming.jrn.columbia.edu/dupont/2009/giantpoolmoney.mov

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                • Ira Glass on Storytelling


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                  UPDATE: Thanks for all your kind words guys! It's quite overwhelming to see this shared and retweeted all over! All sins typographic in nature have been amended, hopefully. Thanks for bearing with it the whole time. :) As always, all credit due to the amazing Ira Glass. Source audio is from this very seminal video by current.tv: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BI23U7U2aUY Made in three days on Illustrator and After Effects, for Day 6 of the #30daysofcreativity.

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                  • TAL - Bad Ira Glass Impression


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                    Wore a student's glasses in 2nd period today. Felt like Ira Glass. Opened the iSight camera. And so it goes.

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                    • Ira Glass on Storytelling


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                      Ira Glass of 'This American Life' describes what makes for good storytelling.

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