Friday, February 15, 2013

Inside the ILM Headquarters

Youtube info:
Grantland takes you into the storied confines of George Lucas's Industrial Light and Magic headquarters to marvel at the art and relics from Lucas's films, including the Yoda fountain, original 'Star Wars' character sketches, Slimer from 'Ghostbusters,' and much more.
Produced and directed by Joe Braswell

Monday, February 11, 2013

Solve for X - Sergei Brin

Sergey Brin on taking moonshots & the value of failing.

Wednesday, February 06, 2013

Stuart Freeborn passed away today

Stuart Freeborn, The man behind the creation of the puppets and any type of creatures we saw in movies such as 2001: Space Odyssey and Star Wars passed away today at age 98. Here a web documentary back from June 1997 when Star Wars Epsisode 1 was on production and the guys from the creature workshop showed him what were they working on a quarter century later he developed Yoda for the Empire Strike Back. In the picture above Yoda, Stuart and Irvin Keshner director of the second Star Wars film in the franchise.

Tuesday, February 05, 2013

American Experience - Silicon Valley

Watch Silicon Valley Chapter 1 on PBS. See more from American Experience.

American Experience is a series of Documentaries by PBS that has been running for 25 seasons now. This episode aired on february 5th  brings an inside view to the first days of Silicon Valley. Here a 16 min preview.

American Experience: Silicon Valley
Directed by Randall Maclowry
Format: Color, NTSC
Language: English
Studio: PBS
DVD Release Date: March 12, 2013
Run Time: 90 minutes

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Friday, February 01, 2013

House of Cards

Today has been released in Netflix the first season of House of Cards which first two episodes were directed by David Fincher.