Cool Stories II
Independent Films, Social Responsibility Movies, Global Warming, Animated
COOL STORIES FOR WHEN THE PLANET GETS HOT II is a compilation of 17 short videos and animations by international artists who won the second short video and animation contest on Global Warming launched by ARTPORT_making waves in spring 2009. The artists used a wide variety of techniques, ranging from footage found on popular websites like Flickr and YouTube, to cartoon-like formats of Asian scroll paintings to animated, hand drawn elements, and experimental filmmaking.
The compilation was first shown during Art 40 Basel, at Voltahalle, June 12, 2009. http://www.artport-project.org
Year of Production: 2009
Country: United States
- Nan González, Titans of the Ice, 2009 (2:33) Joshua Frankel, Just in Case, 2008 (1:00) Michael Wyshock, Extra Value Meal, 2009 (1:29) Michael Alstad, Methane, 2007 (2:00) Katja Loher, Is There No More Spring When The Bees Leave The Flowers, 2009 (2:55) Rob Carter, Metropolis, 2008 (3:13) Marina Zurkow, The Poster Children, 2009 (3:00) Lydia Moyer, Mountain Loop, 2008 (2:45) Richard Jochum, Halt, 2007 (1:06) Monika Bravo, La ILLA HA ILLA´LLAH, 2009 (2:16) Matthew Kluber, So Much Water So Close To Home, 2008 (2:20) Baptist Coelho, Something Terrible Has Happened, 2009 (3:00) Henrique Roscoe, Human Nature, 2008 (1:00) Soledad Salamé, Fusion, 2006 (2:59) Meredith Drum, Dead Horse Bay, 2009 (3:00) Anita Glesta, Meltdown, 2009 (3:00) Fernando Acquarone, Iceclock, 2008 (0:38)
- ARTPORT_making waves (Corinne Erni, NY, and Anne-Marie Melster, Spain).