Soil Social Networking

As outdoor lovers we understand that everything is connected. Weather systems shape the waves and snow we ride and understanding them leads to a better experience. But scientists are proving a level of connectivity that is truly mind blowing. In this animation called, “The Secret Language of Trees”, the narrators elaborate on the large root system that lies beneath these giants…

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Weekly Round Up // Nov.30 - Dec. 6

Weekly Round Up // Nov.30 – Dec. 6

Here’s what you missed last week: SILHOUETTES Not quite qualifying as super short fiction (which is actually a genre), this new story from Jeff McElroy is a tribute to all the people we meet along the waves.  Read the short essay here: https://korduroy.tv/blog/2013/silhouettes AUDITORIUM WITH JAKE ZACK Here, Jake Zack has chosen the Talking Heads’ Road…

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Kleeman and Mike in Backyard Animation

Kleeman and Mike in Backyard Animation

Most people have no idea what it really takes to bring drawings (or inanimate objects) to life, which is why we always appreciate a great animation. Kleeman and Mike take the backyard skate jam to another level in this awesome display of animation wizardry. 

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Snail Trail

Snail Trail

Artist Philipp Artus melds his skateboard roots and appreciation for surfing in this killer animation, “Snail Trail.” “I grew up in Bremen, Northern Germany, which is quite close to the sea, yet surfing is rather difficult as we don’t get good swell there. So as a kid, I did a lot of skateboarding on miniramps –…

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Much Better Now - Incredible Surfing Animation

Much Better Now – Incredible Surfing Animation

Salon Alpin just dropped this amazing clip that you must see. After creating a buzz around the international film festival circuit, this short about the adventure of bookmark riding pages in a book is an inspirational 5 and half minutes. The sound design and mixture of CG and stop motion animation is top notch and…

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