BB Video: The Mae Shi are "Professionals"

Derek Bledsoe, Boing Boing Video producer, is blogging daily Boing Boing Video episodes while Xeni's on the road in Africa. Why not take the next 3 minutes to get to know a little experimental punk band called The Mae Shi? BB Video's pub crawling music correspondent Russell Porter takes advantage of a dreary London afternoon […]

BB Video: "Godel ????? Film School," excerpt from the PSST! 3 Animation Project

Derek Bledsoe, Boing Boing Video producer, is blogging daily Boing Boing Video episodes while Xeni's on the road in Africa. Today we present "Godel ????? Film School," an animated short from the PSST! 3 Film series. Like the other shorts in the PSST! project, this one's the result of a collaboration between three teams of […]

BB Video: United Nations Drug Policy- the Skeptics Chime In

Derek Bledsoe, Boing Boing Video producer, is blogging daily Boing Boing Video episodes while Xeni's on the road in Africa. On Wednesday, March 11, 2009 the United Nations' Commission of Narcotic Drugs held its 52nd session in Vienna, Austria, just10 years after Kofi Annan's pledge to have a "drug free world" by 2008. Representatives from […]

BB Video: Cyberpipe's Mecca of Vintage Computers

 Derek Bledsoe, Boing Boing Video producer, is blogging daily Boing Boing Video episodes while Xeni's on the road in Africa. Mononchrom's Johannes Grenzfurthner takes us backwards through time to Cyberpipe's Computer Museum, a huge collection of functioning vintage computers located in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Dunja Rosina, Head of Project and a founder of the museum, […]

BB Video: (This is an ad) Soviet Unterzoegersdorf, pt. 6 of 6 / Cheetos Boredom Busters

Derek Bledsoe, Boing Boing Video producer, is blogging daily Boing Boing Video episodes while Xeni's on the road in Africa. A disclaimer for the capitalist entertainment pellet above: This is a paid ad for Cheetos. This is also the 6th and final security bulletin from the long-lost Communist enclave of Soviet Unterzoegersdorf. This ad allows […]

BB Video: Canadian Graffiti Artist Documentary "Roadsworth"

 Derek Bledsoe, Boing Boing Video producer, is blogging daily Boing Boing Video episodes while Xeni's on the road in Africa. In today's Boing Boing Video episode, we present an excerpt from the National Film Board of Canada feature "Roadsworth: Crossing the Line" a documentary which follows the work of Canadian street artist Peter Gibson, […]

BB Video: "Legends of Exos," Excerpt from PSST! Animation Project

Derek Bledsoe, Boing Boing Video producer, is blogging daily Boing Boing Video episodes while Xeni's on the road in Africa. Today we present "Legends of Exos," an animated short from the PSST! Pass It On film series. In "Legends of Exos" we are launched into a psychedelic land of stained glass, tracking a warrior on […]

BB Video: Les Claypool's Pigs on a Wing

Derek Bledsoe, Boing Boing Video producer, is blogging daily Boing Boing Video episodes while Xeni's on the road in Africa. Les Claypool apparently has an thing obsession with pigs. Boing Boing Video cohort Matty Kirsch captures another interesting conversation with Les Claypool, now we explore the rock legend's preoccupation with swine, and the presence of […]

BB Video: Les Claypool of all things not Metallica

Derek Bledsoe, Boing Boing Video producer, is blogging daily Boing Boing Video episodes while Xeni's on the road in Africa. Les Claypool is a man of many dimensions. Known for gathering an eclectic mix of talented musicians from around the world, Les has fronted a number of projects including the Frog Brigade, Colonel Claypool's bucket […]

BB Video: "Christmas in Darfur" — Not "Yet Another" Darfur Documentary

Derek Bledsoe, Boing Boing Video producer, is blogging daily Boing Boing Video episodes while Xeni's on the road in Africa. For all the charity and humanitarian aid that's been poured into the Darfur region, and all of the celebrities pleading for change — it seems nothing has changed. People are still dying, atrocities continue, and […]