Last fall, the Canadian Space Agency asked students to design a simple science experiment that could be performed in space, using items already available aboard the International Space Station. Today, Commander Chris Hadfield
conducted the winner for its designers: two tenth grade students, Kendra Lemke and Meredith Faulkner, in a live feed to their school in Fall River, Nova Scotia. And now, we finally have an answer to the age-old question, What Happens When You Wring Out A Washcloth In Space? [more inside]
Get your CanCon
on! Buck 65
covers Leonard Cohen
in a new video
directed and choreographed by Jacob Niedzwiecki
. The video for 'Who By Fire', inspired by the motion of a pendulum
, just had its world premiere at New York's Lincoln Center as part of the 2013 Dance on Camera Festival.
The Seventh Art
is an independently produced video magazine about cinema with three sections: a profile on an interesting group/company/organization in the industry, a video essay and a long-form interview with a filmmaker.
Nova Scotian Rich Aucoin's video for "It" directed by Noah Pink. SLYT worth clicking on. You may recognize a few scenes.
Norman McLaren's 1952 short film [Youtube version] Neighbours
uses live actors in a stop-motion film, to great effect.
created the soundtrack by scratching the edge of the film, which was then read by the projector.