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A spooky story told using CAPTCHA words

A spooky story told using CAPTCHA words

Captcha from Gabrielle de Vietri on Vimeo. Gabrielle de Vietri narrates this haunting story using the nonsensical words found in CAPTCHA, the authentication system in place on many websites to try to weed out spam bots from real people. (Or to make a cinematic analogy, a text version of the Voight-Kampff test administered in the…

The future of storytelling – from Soderbergh to YouTube

The future of storytelling – from Soderbergh to YouTube

Editor’s note: this is a new weekly editorial column from filmmakers Annie Howell and Lisa Robinson that will primarily focus on the evolution of film storytelling in this age of inexpensive, ubiquitous digital cameras and computer-based media. Watch for it every Wednesday. Welcome to our column! We are two filmmakers toiling away in the trenches,…