I saw DJ Qbert’s short in Chicago at ResFest 1999 (lots of Autechre music videos and Dogme 95-inspired movies) and always thought it was great. It’s the first sequence from a full length movie called Wave Twisters which is now on Netflix streaming. I only made about 15 minutes before I got bored because ultimately the animation and music is too one-note to sustain more than hour. Everything you need to know about it is contained here in Inner Space Dental Commander. Makes me want to pull out some back issues of Giant Robot.
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Everyone knows the Saturday Night Live pedigree of films like Wayne’s World, Coneheads, and our Movie Of The Week, MacGruber. But did you know films like Office Space, Bob Roberts, and A Mighty Wind also have their origins in SNL? Today, our By The Numbers feature breaks down all 18 SNL-derived films. [Read more…]
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