Tag Archives: Videos

Noam Chomsky – The purpose of education

Noam Chomsky discusses the purpose of education, impact of technology, whether education should be perceived as a cost or an investment and the value of standardised assessment. Presented at the Learning Without Frontiers Conference – Jan 25th 2012- London (LWF 12).

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After Kony: Why videos go viral

After the Kony’s case, an interesting TedX talk on why videos go viral.

 

 

 

 

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The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore

Inspired, in equal measures, by Hurricane Katrina, Buster Keaton, The Wizard of Oz, and a love for books, The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore is a poignant, humorous allegory about the curative powers of story. Using a variety of techniques (miniatures, computer animation, 2D animation) award winning author/ illustrator William Joyce and Co-director Brandon Oldenburg present a hybrid style of animation that harkens back to silent films and MGM Technicolor musicals. Morris Lessmore is old fashioned and cutting edge at the same time.

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Afghanistan – The Film

Beautiful short-film by Augustin Pictures. Enjoy!

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President of the World

‘POW, or President of the World, is a character created to promote the voice of the People of the World via a global democracy, found here: http://www.globaldemocracy.com. POW is not a New World Order concept. POW does not add a layer of leadership to the world. POW listens to all People of the World who would like to see their leaders act in ways that benefit all of us, not just a select few.’

 

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