Tag Archives: animation

  • ‘The Hero’s Journey’: See Every Movie Hero’s Path (Video)

    ‘The Hero’s Journey’: See Every Movie Hero’s Path (Video)

    Anybody who took an English class in college is probably familiar with Joseph Campbell’s hero’s journey, the descriptive story line that practically every myth and legend in human history follows to one degree or another.  Iskander Krayenbosch has made a neat animation called The Hero’s Journey that lays it all out in the context of […]

  • Gandhi Bookstores Produces Awesome CGI Commercial (Video)

    Gandhi Bookstores Produces Awesome CGI Commercial (Video)

    Mexican bookstore chain Gandhi Bookstores has produced a commercial that shows books literally coming to life, and it’s likely to make even diehard illiterati members want to pick up a book and try to capture some of that magic for themselves. The ad slogan is “one book leads to another,” and it makes this principle […]

  • ‘An Animated History of the Hamburger’ (Video)

    ‘An Animated History of the Hamburger’ (Video)

    A hamburger is not generally thought of as one of those things that you need to have any historical context to enjoy or appreciate. In fact, I suspect that if you brought a freshly made hamburger to some native tribe out in the middle of the jungle and presented it to the chieftain, he or […]

  • ‘Family Guy’ Predicted Caitlyn Jenner’s Gender Identity Back in 2009

    ‘Family Guy’ Predicted Caitlyn Jenner’s Gender Identity Back in 2009

    Caitlyn Jenner is currently enjoying her time in the spotlight presenting her real gender identity to the world, but even without the months of rumors and speculation that led up to that moment, not everyone could have been surprised by her announcement. That’s because evidently an episode of the animated TV sitcom Family Guy actually predicted […]