Sleight of Hand

Walter Sleight is a 90 year old magician from Lincoln.

by Cory Marsh

A Quick Look Around The LHC

Oxford Sparks presents a visit to the Large Hadron Collider at CERN in Geneva. Find out more and explore other LHC resources at

No protons were harmed in the making of this animation.

Frank ZAPPA: 200 Motels, Full Film

"Touring makes you crazy," Frank Zappa says, explaining that the idea for this film came to him while the Mothers of Invention were touring. The story, interspersed with performances by the Mothers and the Royal Symphony Orchestra, is a tale of life on the road. The band members' main concerns are the search for groupies and the desire to get paid.

First the Worst

First the worst, second the best...

Starring - Gaby Ilagan, Charlie Burton and Andy Lucas

Written & Directed by Bevan Walsh
Producer - Iain Thomson
Executive Producer - Darren Bender
Cinematography - Sara Deane
Editor - Dan Roberts
Composer - Richard Hammarton
Casting - Urvashi Chand

Recently screened as part of the Tribeca Film Festival in New York and soon to be part of the Buster International Children's Film Festival in Copenhagen.


The coming of age tale about a boy who is born a giant.

Director: David Yarovesky
Writers: Michael Rosenbaum, David Yarovesky
Stars: Jimmy Bennett, Zachary Brown and Oscar Richardson

Stoney Knows How - A Tattoo Master

"I've never been crippled in my life." Confined to a wheelchair since age four, Stoney St. Clair left home and joined the circus as a sword-swallower before becoming a world-renowned tattoo artist who inspired the likes of Ed Hardy.

Berkeley Ridiculously Automated Dorm (BRAD)

During my freshman year at UC Berkeley, I set out to create the most ridiculously automated dorm room in the school ever. Three months and several hundred dollars later, BRAD is now complete.

America Cries 'Mayday': Van Jones on Occupy Wall Street, Student Loans and Foreclosure

"Viewpoint" host Eliot Spitzer and Van Jones, president and co-founder of Rebuild the Dream and former Obama administration adviser, review the worldwide events the Occupy movement has planned for May 1 -- May Day -- in the context of the student loan crisis and homeowners' ongoing struggles.
Tune in Weeknights at 8:00/7:00c on Current TV

Pilot: Evolution

The history of life condensed in a 90 second viral for a pen.

From Boolab.

Nova Science Now: How Smart Are Dogs?

Meet an extraordinary Border collie and other dogs that are changing our view of canine intelligence. Aired February 9, 2011 on PBS.
New discoveries are revealing that "man's best friend" is smarter than we ever thought, with a brain that resembles our own in ways we never imagined. Travel to Wolf Park, where scientists are tracing the evolutionary path that turned wild animals into our cuddly companions, and meet a superdog with a vocabulary of over 1,000 words. This brilliant border collie understands 1,022 nouns


Cruelty, uniformity, estrangement; and subversion. The daily routine at the elementary school.

Zoochosis presents a short film by Patrick Scott.