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Boing Boing Video presents "O PATO," featuring Kool Kojak and DJ Babão, from the NASA music project (North America South America). Directed by Didiu Rio Branco and Robson Minghini, this NSFW, raunchy romp features animated versions of NASA project founders Sam and Ze getting funky with their fine feathered homies in São Paulo, Brazil. Bonus: a moonwalking Michael Jackson cockroach. My, the bugs really are bigger in South America...
You can buy the project album here: N.A.S.A. - The Spirit of Apollo.
Directors: Didiu Rio Branco and Robson Minghini
Written and drawings: Didiu Rio Branco
Animators 2D: Didiu Rio Branco and Débora Slikta
Animators 3D: Robson Minghini
Photos for Backgrounds: Robson Minghini, Genivaldo Carvalho e Didiu
Assistant: André "Tazman" Moreira
Editor: Didiu Rio Branco
Graffiti: Rui Amaral (ArtBR), Onio and Didiu
Producer: Susan Applegate
Production Company: SqueakEClean Productions
(Special thanks from Boing Boing to Susan Applegate and Syd Garon.)
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Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH war is declared on Christian Terrorism.
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