The Howling Fat Men of the Coen Brothers (slyt & nsfw)
The Physics of Light and Rendering is a talk given at QuakeCon 2013 by John Carmack, co-creator of Doom, Quake, and many other games at id Software and beyond. It provides a detailed but surprisingly understandable history of 3D rendering techniques, their advantages and tradeoffs, and how they have been used in games and movies. (SLYT, 1:32:01, via)
The 2011 Portfolio (slyt.) Clips from 166 of this year's films, combined into one video trailer. How many can you name? (Via)
A look behind the surprising amount of CGI used during the production of Black Swan. [slyt] [nsfw] [spoilers]
Law Abiding Engineer: an action trailer starring the cast of Team Fortress 2.
The Endless Night: A Valentine to Film Noir [slyt] A montage of scenes from classic film noir. [more inside]