Archive for the ‘Documentary’ Category

How To Make A Tennis Ball

Manufacturing process of tennis balls for the US Open • Directed by Benedict Redgrove.

Vinyl Record Pressing Plant: Gotta Groove Records

Gotta Groove Records is a vinyl record pressing plant in Cleveland Ohio making quality focused artist driven products.

Directed & Edited by Nick Cavalier • Cinematography by John Pope.

Traffic Stop

Alex Landau, who is African American, recalls how he nearly lost his life following a traffic stop with the Denver police. He and his mother, Patsy, who is white, remember that night and how it changed them both forever.

Directed, animated, designed & produced by Gina Kamentsky & Julie Zammarichi.

What Happened Before History? Human Origins

Humans. We have been around for a while now. When we think about our past we think about ancient civilizations, the pyramids, stuff like that. But this is only a tiny, tiny part of our history.

Kurzgesagt – a team of designers, journalists and musicians who want to make science look beautiful. Because it is beautiful.

Voyagers by Santiago Menghini

Travel along with Voyager spacecrafts through their planetary expedition spanning over three decades.

A short animated documentary tribute to the NASA Voyager space program by Santiago Menghini.

The film takes a poetic approach to the literal history of the mission by fusing the sounds, images, and archival footage associated with the crafts. The short film serves as a reminder of our accomplishments in space exploration by focusing on what we have managed to achieve through the ambitious Voyager program.

The film also showcases the images and sounds of our solar system through the real photographs and plasma frequencies received by the voyager crafts.

The Function of Music

A conversation with Jad Abumrad about sound, music and the function of music.

A film by Mac Premo.

What Are You?

What Are You?

So. Are you your body? And if so, how exactly does this work?

Lets explore lots of confusing questions.

Kurzgesagt – a team of designers, journalists and musicians who want to make science look beautiful. Because it is beautiful.


A short animation for kids to help them identify birds. This film is set by the river. We see a BLACKBIRD, SWALLOWS, a KINGFISHER, SWIFTS and a pair of GOLDFINCHES.

Director, Animator & Design: Will Rose.



Design & animation by Jesse Collett • Script & voice over by Alain de Botton.

Miniature Post-Apocalyptic Dioramas: Nix + Gerber

An observation of art, partnership, and the creative process —
seen through the lens of post-apocalyptic dioramas.

Directed & Produced by The Drawing Room • Featuring Lori Nix + Kathleen Gerber.

Original Music: tonefarmer • Sound Design & Mix: Corey Folta • Colorist: Phil Choe / Nice Shoes.