I bumped into an old friend the other day that was an art director on the surreal Machotaildrop film and learned that finally after a long period of distribution woes, we can all watch this movie in the comfort of our own home. It’s weird, stylish and generally just awesome, check it out:
WOW, it’s hard to believe that something as ubiquitous and integral to our modern culture as the internet had its first website put live only 21 years ago in 1992. Pure text base HTML quickly evolved into pixelated animated gifs, 5 minute long Flash intros (usually coupled with some sort of repetitive, ambient techno loop), social media, reactive portable device designs, streaming live cat videos…. You’ve got to wonder where the internet will be by 2020?
Check out the CBC article on it.