Video Of The Week

26th June

The legendary Dolly Parton, narrates “Nashville’s Video Hit,” a video that pays tribute to the passion, resilience and tenacity of the city amid its efforts to recover from devastating tornadoes that struck in March and themore recent coronavirus lockdown, which has hit musicians particularly hard.

 

Video Of The Week

18th June 2020

How The Big Issue has adapted its offering and messaging during the global pandemic (short and very worthwhile video)

Video Of The Week

7th June 2020

Short Film – Other Side Of The Box. Winner of the 2019 SXSW midnight shorts category. Late one night a couple receives a mysterious package from an old friend.

Video Of The Week

31st May 2020

‘Nenad Bach is a world-class musician that decided to stop performing publicly after being diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease in 2010. In the wake of his diagnosis he discovered that playing ping pong helped to alleviate his symptoms. Now he’s attempting to help millions of others do the same’

Video Of The Week

25th May 2020

Vimeo Pick of The Week – Quarantine – A tale of confinement (3’33”) ‘Puberty is a peculiar time, characterised by enormous changes, insecurities and questionable choices. Now imagine if you add a global virus to the mix.’

Video Of The Week

16th May 2020

‘Did somebody say Just Eat?’ : re-done Snoop Doggy style. Nice mix of graphics and filming style plus 3D elements, involving a number of creative teams working remotely.

 

Video Of The Week

27th April 2020

I’ve not shared much from Maria Popova’s wonderful  Brainpickings for a while. This poem from Marie Howe is a wonderful discovery. ‘The poem (Singularity, after Stephen Hawking) is… a stunning meditation on the interconnectedness of belonging across space and time, across selves and species, across the myriad artificial unbelongings we have manufactured as we have drifted further and further from our elemental nature. Its closing line is an invocation, an incantation, ending with a timeless word of staggering resonance today: Home.