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Date: 01/19/08 12:01 AM

66 Responses to Evol

  1. Profile photo of fancylad
    fancylad Male 30-39
    18411 posts
    January 18, 2008 at 5:11 pm
    Link: Evol - A very well-shot video clip of two people who fall in love in a backwards world. It must have taken days to film this.
  2. Profile photo of TheWyvern
    TheWyvern Female 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 12:10 am
    hrmm..reminds me of that coldplay music video..
    it was alright i suppose
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    biffyclyro27 Male 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 12:10 am
    your post will be destroyed in exactly, well whenever anyone gets on here
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    notapervert Male 13-17
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    January 19, 2008 at 12:12 am
    TheWyvern has first post now !
  5. Profile photo of christina207
    christina207 Female 13-17
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    January 19, 2008 at 12:17 am
    I really enjoyed it, it was very well filmed and the actors did a great job of not looking too awkward with it.
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    shadow50001 Male 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 12:20 am
    heh, I was gonna call the first poster guy an idiot but i don`t have to now lol. Anyway on topic: That clip was cool. Interesting how everything was done.
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    simcon Male 13-17
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    January 19, 2008 at 12:33 am
    wow that would have been so bloody confusing to film.
  8. Profile photo of DrkAng3LxNat
    DrkAng3LxNat Female 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 2:05 am
    i dont see the point of the backwards people o.o
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    Batmanners Male 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 2:22 am
    They should have filmed people going frontwards, and superimposed themselves onto the scene, wile it went backwards, because you can clearly see everyone is walking backwards as opposed to walking frontwards in reverse.
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    __carebear__ Female 13-17
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    January 19, 2008 at 2:44 am
    pretty cool and cute, except, were they moving forwards or backwards?
    kinda confusing, they seemed as if they were swithing at times...
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    Pabasa Male 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 3:28 am
    ^ I think they were switching things at times, that`s what caught the guy`s attention in the first (or last?) place - she was drinking her juice.

    Very well done. Small flaws here and there, but easy to overlook thanks to an enjoyable performance.

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    rakata Female 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 3:45 am
    hey i like it
  13. Profile photo of ruthless1990
    ruthless1990 Female 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 3:59 am
    i love firefox! its so quick! im well impressed now
    also, cute video :)
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    Nightshifter Male 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 4:05 am

    Alright... so since they were in reverse... does that mean the girl had a mouth full of juice and was spitting it back into the glass through her straw??
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    kph59 Male 70 & Over
    113 posts
    January 19, 2008 at 5:20 am
    Very impressive. Totally mind boggeling how they could do that though. Must have taken a lot of work to do.
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    caffeinehigh Female 18-29
    285 posts
    January 19, 2008 at 5:31 am
    That was so... *sniff* beautiful
  17. Profile photo of mluther
    mluther Male 13-17
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    January 19, 2008 at 7:36 am
    one of the better ones I`ve seen.
  18. Profile photo of darkevilsin
    darkevilsin Male 13-17
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    January 19, 2008 at 7:53 am
    lol i was thinking she did that too
    but anyways, that was really cool!
    they should make an entire movie like that
    if they could
  19. Profile photo of CheesyQueso
    CheesyQueso Female 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 8:09 am
    dont really understand the point of that but it was cool
  20. Profile photo of theasianlady
    theasianlady Female 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 8:30 am
    That is totally mind boggling and confusing ... but makes for an awesome clip! Really must`ve taken some time to do, but great job anyway. =]
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    sunsetxluv22 Female 13-17
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    January 19, 2008 at 9:19 am
    that was so cool! :-) must have taken forever though.
  22. Profile photo of zecromancer
    zecromancer Male 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 9:46 am
    Wow that was cool... A bit strange at times, considering the fact that it was backwards (like the thing with the juice).
  23. Profile photo of XControlZero
    XControlZero Female 70 & Over
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    January 19, 2008 at 10:10 am
    That was so cute. It made me smile. :]
  24. Profile photo of Burton_Ian
    Burton_Ian Male 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 10:33 am
    that was very interesting... and nightshifter, I was thinking the same thing, which I mean it looks like that`d be the only way they`d be able to pull that off...
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    Cordeliaaa Female 13-17
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    January 19, 2008 at 10:38 am
    I really liked that. Very interestingg.. The filming must have been so complex
  26. Profile photo of tricky13
    tricky13 Female 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 10:54 am
    i really liked it but i`m totally CONFUSED about the whole thing
  27. Profile photo of carldec
    carldec Male 40-49
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    January 19, 2008 at 11:01 am
    pretty sure some was backwards and some forwards... but well done none the less...
  28. Profile photo of gingernut333
    gingernut333 Female 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 12:04 pm
    Aw so cute, and yeah that musta been so hard to film! =O
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    kooshi_govno Male 70 & Over
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    January 19, 2008 at 12:29 pm
    I thought it was really incredible. The fact that they could choreograph the dance in reverse amazes me. I tried to imagine how they did each part in reverse,but my mind just doesnt work like that. I want to download it and watch the whole thing backwards, or frontwards, as it were.
  30. Profile photo of Crystal949
    Crystal949 Female 13-17
    246 posts
    January 19, 2008 at 1:41 pm
    I love films like this. Creative, different, and no speaking is needed to make it beautiful :)
  31. Profile photo of spongamabob
    spongamabob Female 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 2:16 pm
    that was pretty weird and neat. i dunno what to think of it.
  32. Profile photo of FeyLovett
    FeyLovett Female 13-17
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    January 19, 2008 at 2:21 pm
    The point of having everyone else in "reverse" was that the girl stood out to the man, he had never seen anyone but him drinking something and emptying the glass. So it represents that this woman is his perfect match.
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    robbery525 Male 13-17
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    January 19, 2008 at 3:35 pm
    a lot beter than most of the stuff that gets allowed one here. but the stuff has been getting lately too..
  34. Profile photo of randomer
    randomer Male 13-17
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    January 19, 2008 at 4:05 pm
    Really good. Did they go backwards while everyone when forwards cos that would be confusing.
  35. Profile photo of Nidonemo
    Nidonemo Male 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 4:05 pm
    !elbidercni saw tahT
  36. Profile photo of pauzle
    pauzle Male 13-17
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    January 19, 2008 at 4:26 pm
    Anyway I could watch that backwards video backwards?
  37. Profile photo of Duke13211
    Duke13211 Male 13-17
    24 posts
    January 19, 2008 at 4:46 pm
    pretty cool. how did she jump outa her shoes?
  38. Profile photo of alice_x
    alice_x Female 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 5:25 pm
    "Alright... so since they were in reverse... does that mean the girl had a mouth full of juice and was spitting it back into the glass through her straw??"

    that would take alot of skill haha

  39. Profile photo of shamille
    shamille Female 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 7:04 pm
    too much unnecessary dialogue.

    it was v. cute.

  40. Profile photo of Hanninha
    Hanninha Female 18-29
    95 posts
    January 19, 2008 at 8:02 pm
    choreograph was amazing, AMAZING. ^^
  41. Profile photo of Denmarkian
    Denmarkian Male 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 9:17 pm
    As far as I can tell, EVERYTHING that was filmed with people in the background was choreographed to be filmed with the two actors moving backwards. Anything without background movement was filmed forwards. That is nothing short of amazing due to the work involved on everyone`s part; the actors, the director, the camera operator, the choreographer, incredible work.

    FeyLovett hit the nail on the head about the two of them finding one another who moves forwards in a world full of backwards-moving people.

  42. Profile photo of dobii
    dobii Male 13-17
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    January 19, 2008 at 9:43 pm
    that was impressive:|
  43. Profile photo of AwsmEmily
    AwsmEmily Female 18-29
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    January 19, 2008 at 10:16 pm
    that was flippin awesome as hells! lol when the girls dissapeared i was like `noooo *tear*` but then she came back all spiffy!!! i <3 this clip!
  44. Profile photo of alpiekar
    alpiekar Female 18-29
    5 posts
    January 19, 2008 at 11:15 pm
    rather intersting...
  45. Profile photo of Camira
    Camira Male 18-29
    646 posts
    January 20, 2008 at 1:26 am
    Very good... more than just a concept.
  46. Profile photo of VikingGuy
    VikingGuy Male 18-29
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    January 20, 2008 at 6:13 am
    excellent,by far a work of art
  47. Profile photo of greengiant
    greengiant Male 13-17
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    January 20, 2008 at 6:20 am
    Great film, didn`t care much for the guy`s hat though... and wasn`t Lucy Barker the name of the girl in My Parents are Aliens?
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    tp1212 Male 13-17
    299 posts
    January 20, 2008 at 9:03 am
    gotta get me some awsome backwards powers!
  49. Profile photo of catbarf
    catbarf Male 18-29
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    January 20, 2008 at 10:08 am
    The filming would be easy. In all the shots save the close-ups of the girl, they act in reverse. Then they just reversed the film, and presto, reverse guy now seems normal and the rest of the world looks odd.
  50. Profile photo of Clarkie_3
    Clarkie_3 Female 13-17
    198 posts
    January 20, 2008 at 11:25 am
    that was neat. i couldn`t do that!
  51. Profile photo of DBrenton
    DBrenton Male 30-39
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    January 20, 2008 at 12:16 pm
    Yes, Denmarkian has it right in terms of the mechanics. I think this kind of film takes the basic premise (in this case, people moving forward in a backward-moving world) and plays with the variations in order to see what other kind of emotional response can be invoked. I don`t think there`s a clean "reason" or "meaning" to this one. It`s fun, and that`s probably the point.

    The girl had great eyes. Worked really well for this.

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    rabid_meat Male 18-29
    46 posts
    January 20, 2008 at 3:25 pm
    That was amazing. It must have been hard, but it was worth it for them.
  53. Profile photo of Schooler90
    Schooler90 Male 18-29
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    January 20, 2008 at 5:45 pm
    the point of everyone else going backwards was to show that the two people were in reverse.
  54. Profile photo of diablocat9
    diablocat9 Female 13-17
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    January 20, 2008 at 5:58 pm
    Very well done and enjoyable. Kinda confusing at times :)
  55. Profile photo of Cy
    Cy Male 18-29
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    January 20, 2008 at 10:03 pm
    Why is it that when things are done, they must always be done again? Taking pictures of yourself every day for years, backwards video clips: they`re all very good--once.
  56. Profile photo of kaseyface
    kaseyface Female 18-29
    221 posts
    January 20, 2008 at 11:21 pm
    Gorgeous. :D
  57. Profile photo of Djeniek
    Djeniek Male 18-29
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    January 21, 2008 at 7:21 am
    WOW, how long did it take before I got the title...


    aaah yes...

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    ranon Male 18-29
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    January 21, 2008 at 9:54 am
    Classy, very classy.
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    joshjunky Male 18-29
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    January 21, 2008 at 6:54 pm
    I loved that.
    It was cute.
  60. Profile photo of Tinu96
    Tinu96 Male 13-17
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    January 22, 2008 at 8:04 am
    Yes, that was incredible. Great piece of work. That was art.

    Nightshifter: The girl didn`t necessarily have to spit a mouthful of juice back into her cup. If I remember correctly (which I can`t be bothered to go and confirm), I`m pretty sure the juice thing was one shot, so they could`ve just filmed it normally and put it in that way, but maybe for the complete authenticity she did spit it in. Just a suggestion.

  61. Profile photo of swtdreams285
    swtdreams285 Female 18-29
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    January 22, 2008 at 12:34 pm
    Quite a sweet storyline and original (at least to me) direction of the cast. Very well done, indeed! ^_^
  62. Profile photo of Coolboy81
    Coolboy81 Male 18-29
    68 posts
    January 23, 2008 at 11:32 am
    That was cute and very cleverly done. I liked the story of how the two forwards people found each other in a world full of backwards people. :)
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    KIKENI Female 13-17
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    January 27, 2008 at 6:47 pm
    i dont care about any tiny little mistakes
    over all this was beautiful
  64. Profile photo of BikerTeen
    BikerTeen Male 13-17
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    February 7, 2008 at 10:47 pm
    not that good but not bad
  65. Profile photo of Kay62442
    Kay62442 Female 13-17
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    March 15, 2008 at 4:24 pm
    I love it.
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    Starfall Male 18-29
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    February 15, 2009 at 8:40 pm

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