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28:50 min 4. June 2014

The Shore (2011)

a narrative film in English

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03:07 min 20. February 2013

The Science of Pornography Addiction (SFW)

a lecture in English

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It's the number one topic for internet searches, but do we ever consider how pornography can have lasting neuroplastic effects? Discover the hard science behind the 'porn epidemic' - the internet's drug of choice.

Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz).

TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE
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Mitchell Moffit

Gregory Brown

Further Reading --

Is Porn an Addiction?
1) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3050060/

The Great Porn Experiment:
1) http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=wSF82AwSDiU

Brain Plasticity:
1) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11252991
2) http://psycnet.apa.org/psycinfo/1995-44134-001
3) http://www.pnas.org/content/100/3/1405.full

Relationship Effects:

1) http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ab.20328/abstract
2) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22449010
3) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21259151

1) The Brain That Changes Itself - Norman Doidge, M.D.
2) The Alchemy of Love and Lust - T.L. Crenshaw

08:39 min 28. December 2008


an experimental film in English

The film was made in 1956 by Norman McLaren and Evelyn Lambart for Canada's National Film Board. McLaren, a Scottish-born Canadian, pioneered the use of stop-motion animation of abstract shapes synchronised with sound, using the same technique adopted 25 years later by Rod Lord for his seminal work in producing the animated book sequences in The Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy BBC Television series.

04:34 min 24. February 2010

Björk - Army Of Me

a music video in English

Music video by Björk performing Army Of Me. (C) 1995 Bjork Overseas Ltd./One Little Indian Records Ltd.

10:22 min 31. July 2013

Alien Abduction Of Family Caught On Camera

a narrative film in English

The Bradley family mysteriously go missing on a trip along the Great Alpine Road in Victoria, Australia on December 26th 2010. An investigation uncovers evidence including camcorder footage and the empty family car. No member of the family has ever been found...

11:02 min 26. June 2015

Glory Days: W.E. NOLA

a documentary in English


There’s a historical marker that sits out front of Warren Easton’s building at 3019 Canal Street dating the institution all the way back to 1844, making it the oldest public high school not just in New Orleans but all of Louisiana. Easton became co-ed in 1952, integrated in 1967, and came back to life in 2006, the Orleans Parish School Board having tried shuttering it following damage suffered during Hurricane Katrina. The school’s latest chapter was kicked on by a loud, vocal community—prominent alumni such as the rapper Master P and NOLA jazz superstar Trombone Shorty, and newfound local booster, Oscar-winning actress Sandra Bullock. But it’s been made true by Easton’s football coach, Tony Hull.

When the New Orleans native and former NASA engineer arrived at his first head-coaching job in 2007, the school’s football reputation was in tatters, unable to even field a team the year before, its player-students scattered at other schools post-Katrina. Hull persevered—and re-built the program squad by squad. Come 2014, an incredible quarterback, Deshawn Capers-Smith, and the blue-chip All-America wide receiver, Tyron Johnson, anchored the Fighting Eagles. The scene was set for completing the school’s comeback. Easton was going to the Superdome to face one of Louisiana’s high-school football powers, Neville, in the Class 4A championship, looking to bring back to Canal Street its first state title since World War II.

Directed by Colin Barnicle for Victory Journal’s “Glory Days” series.

08:53 min 14. July 2011

The Election Short Film

a narrative film in English

Three days before the gubernatorial election a candidate and his wife find themselves in the middle of the desert with a horrible dilemma.

Woodstock Film Festival
San Francisco Indie presents: Another Hole In The Head
Fantasia Film Festival - Montreal
Dead Channels - San Francisco
Fright Fest UK
Beverly Hills Film Festival
Santa Monica Film Festival
San Diego Film Festival
Screamfest LA
Horrorthon - Ireland
Tulsa Overground Film Fest
Screamin’ Athens Horror Fest - Greece *
Gasparilla Film Fest - Tampa, FL
Fantasporto - Portugal
V Muestra de Cine Fantastico - Spain
Riofan - Brazil
Staten Island Film Fest
Cryptshow Barcelona - Spain
St. Louis Film Festival
Nevermore Horror Film Festival - North Carolina *

15:00 min 16. December 2012


a narrative film in English

Finding your way can mean losing your mind in the process…

An isolated elderly woman, in desperate need of stimulation, conjures an infestation of silk-spinning caterpillars, thus leading her to a mind-bending epiphany.

‘Caterpillar’ is a cerebral drama, filmed in the historical Wynkoop House, famous for housing George Washington. The crew consists of highly esteemed artists working across a wide spectrum of disciplines. This includes special effects artist, Ben Bornstein (300, The Fighter), visual effects artist Greg Silverman (Black Swan), and editor, Corey Bayes (Birdman, The Knick, Contagion). From storyline through production, Caterpillar is an ode to the creative process. This film is a must-see for anyone who has ever submitted to their imagination and felt transformed by an idea.

FOR MORE: http://caterpillarfilms.net

12:54 min 21. November 2008

Jojo In The Stars | Future Shorts

a narrative film in English

Dir. Marc Craste / UK / 2004

In a bleak and desolate world, a small creature seeks out the woman of his dreams: a high-flying circus performer with a cruel and possessive ringmaster.

Winner Best Animation at the 2004 Clermont-Ferrand International Film Festival.

Winner BAFTA for best animated short 2004

For more information: http://www.studioaka.co.uk/jojo/

Available on DVD: http://www.adventuresinshortfilm.com/


13:54 min 16. July 2008


a narrative film in English

Winner of the 2005 Oscar® for Best Short Animation
This Oscar®-winning animated short from Chris Landreth is based on the life of Ryan Larkin, a Canadian animator who produced some of the most influential animated films of his time. Ryan is living every artist's worst nightmare - succumbing to addiction, panhandling on the streets to make ends meet. Through computer-generated characters, Landreth interviews his friend to shed light on his downward spiral. Some strong language. Viewer discretion is advised.

Directed by Chris Landreth - 2004

04:36 min 19. June 2014

Iraq Explained -- ISIS, Syria and War

a lecture in English

The current crisis in Iraq explained in under 5 minutes.

There is war in Iraq? Again? And the US and Iran are talking about working together? And who is this ISIS Terrorist group that is all over the news? And Religion? Oh dear... When exactly has the world gone mad again?

It is not possible to explain a complicated topic like this without simplification. We are very aware that this video is not painting a full picture of the situation. But we hope that it may lay the foundation on which you can try to do your own research and understand how horribly Fu**ed up the whole situation is.

We did have to produce the video super fast -- thanks a lot to our friends Martin Wackerbauer and Magnus Schlüter for helping us out -- we would not have been able to make this video in time without you guys!

Kurzgesagt loves all people as long as they don't hurt others and don't hinder mankind on its quest to the stars. So it was very sad to read so much terrible stuff about the situation in Iraq. Hopefully it will get better.

You can get the music of the video here: http://thomasveith.bandcamp.com/track/iraq-explained

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Iraq Explained -- ISIS, Syria and War.

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04:21 min 19. June 2007

Freundeskreis - Halt dich an deiner Liebe fest

a music video in German

In der Original Version von Rio Reiser. "Halt dich an deiner Liebe fest" war die Single zum Kinofilm "23" und erschien 1999



08:25 min 4. August 2016

From Shore to Sea on the Cornish Coast

a documentary in no language

Take a break and look at a week in the life of fisherman trawling the coast of Newlyn, Cornwall. Directors Matthew Newton, Matteo Born and Mateo Ybarra were “inspired by the stories of a way of life carried down through the generations”. Read more on NOWNESS - http://bit.ly/2aSPtFq


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