Television is a drug by Beth Fulton

21.06.10
Television is a drug, Beth Fulton Here’s a great animation by Beth Fulton that uses a wry monologue written and performed by American screenwriter Todd Alcott. The combination of kinetic typography with rapid fire shots of advertising imagery and the imploring voiceover make this one compelling video. You’ll probably find you can’t stop watching… or get a sudden hankering for a cheeseburger…
It’s not a rip off, it’s a homage

01.06.10
Magnetic Movie, Semiconductor, 'homaged' in a recent IBM commercial Art has always influenced commercial creatives, and artists have often drawn on – appropriated, even – other parts of culture. It’s complicated. On the one hand, freedom of expression, and opposition to the strictures of copyright. On the other, things can get nasty, with all too frequent tales of artist and independent filmmakers being called up by ...