Michael Heilemann dug up an interview with George Lucas from 1971, shortly after Warner Brothers had finished butchering THX 1138. At this point, you can see that he’s pretty disillusioned with Hollywood, and how that pushed him towards the creation of Lucasfilm.
Barrack Obama reads Where the Wild Things Are. There are so many awesome things about this video, you can’t help but smile.
Six Projects That Could Change Publishing for the Better is Michael Tamblyn’s presentation from the BookNet TechForum outlining projects, changes and initiatives that could help change the industry. It’s forward thinking and funny to boot, definitely worth watching if you’re at all interested in the book industry.
Showreel for the SprintCam v3 featuring cheerleaders, firebreathers and jello at 1000fps.
Three video clips about the design process of a book. C.S. Richardson briefly explains the history of book design, interior layout and cover design. One of his most important points is that good book design is invisible.
This is Where We Live — welcome to our city, to our world, of books. A charming video from the folks at 4th Estate Publishing.