Plantastic FanetSeptember 4th, 2014
I was digging around on Vimeo earlier today, and came across this great clip from a few years back by editor Andy Dick (no not that Andy Dick), which is comprised entirely of footage from René Laloux’s surreal 1973 science fiction film Fantastic Planet. Inspired by the musical stylings of Pogo, Andy took only sounds and footage from the animated film, and reimagined them as an original piece of music.
For those of you who never saw film it’s well worth a watch for its imaginative animation and great use of imagery to tell its story. I’ve added the trailer for the original below, and only recommend that you don’t do any drugs before watching it, unless you want a really bad trip: