World’s Strangest

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Kickstart This: A Documentary About Some Very Speedy Ex-Cons

Sick Mick and the Boys is a feature-length documentary that’s been in the works for a few years now, directed and shot by some buddies of mine from film school. And what they’ve got so far looks great. It’s got everything I look for in documentaries: the desert, crazy people wrestling with their demons, and [...]

Parking Lot Movies

A surprising number of great short films have been made in parking lots. I’m not certain why. I can’t think of a less likely place to find an interesting story or make something good — but they keep popping up. For instance, just the other day, like ten of my friends shared this music video [...]

Man Hangs from Hot Air Balloon Suspended Only by His Body Piercings

(Video Link) Zane Whitmore of Seattle was pierced through the flesh on his shoulder blades four times, and then hung from these piercings onto a hot air balloon. He floated around California’s Long Valley Caldera for seventy-five minutes, suspended ten thousand feet over the ground: The stunt was part of a Portland film production company’s filming of [...]