Bev says: "The Wachowski brothers have produced nine animated shorts set in the world of The Matrix that will be released this May on DVD."
Four of these shorts will reportedly be offered on the Matrix website for free, and the first in this series was published online last night. This news was also slashdotted today, so server response is pretty squirrely.
Link to Quicktime movie, Discuss
UPDATE: Got BitTorrent? Robotech_Master says: "The first episode is also available for BitTorrent download at this link in lieu of the slashdotted website. You just need to get the BitTorrent client (here) and you're set."