Hidden Nottingham | Fortean corner of Clifton Grove

Hidden Nottingham | Fortean corner of Clifton Grove

Headed to record some footage from in and around Clifton. Exploring Fortean stories, local folklore, mythology and strange reports. Clifton Grove and Clifton Hall. http://www.kristianlander.com http://www.twitter.com/definekristian hhttp://www.facebook.com/kristianlander http://www.facebook.com/ourcuriousworlds https://theparanormalnetwork.wordpress.com/2010/11/20/feature-article-hauntings-and-history-of-clifton-hall/  

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Behind the scenes of The history and future of Streets of Rage

Behind the scenes of The history and future of Streets of Rage

Many memories of gamings 2nd golden time. Following conversations with the team behind popular Netflix show ‘The Toys That Made Us’, call it a base pilot if you will. Compelled to make a video-game documentary in the same vein. ‘No clip’ currently occupy the space of video-game documentaries. They have a great outfit, like them very much. A space where also more to flourish. Over the course of the last 3 weeks, taking up much of the free…

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In Focus: Empty Force, Deliverance and Stage Hypnosis.

In Focus: Empty Force, Deliverance and Stage Hypnosis.

Drawing attention to the similarity between 3 subjects – Empty Force, the charismatic deliverance ministries and stage hypnosis. Watch, enjoy, share and like. Observing the flailing to the simple wave of a gesture, people obedient to instructions and compliance with the group dynamics.           Interviews with Sion-Marc Simpson and veteran stage hypnotist and lecturer Martin Taylor. Each aspect utilizing a working knowledge of compliance. Empty Force instructors and the charismatic deliverance prophets appear to employ…

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Magic in my pocket: The Black Mirror

Magic in my pocket: The Black Mirror

Magic in your pocket: The black mirror  Do you believe in magic? A bit of an unfair question really for which I must apologize, when I say magic, and when you think magic it is likely we have different perspectives. I have an interest in etymology the origin and ancestry of words. Magic is a challenging word, it has tied to all manner of things. I will however generalize, magic tricks, illusions, sleight of hand,…

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Sphinx and the Griffin

Sphinx and the Griffin

Exploring the curious connections between the Griffin and the Sphinx. There is a remarkable number of similarities in the mythos. We look at those in detail. We put forward information to the origin of the Sphinxs head, what it may have more likely been based on the stories – that it was the face of a bird of prey/falcon. The strong connections of mythological Horus / Apollo / Mercury to this. Was the Sphinx built…

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Sonic and Mario Nostalgic Whirlwind Retrospective

Sonic and Mario Nostalgic Whirlwind Retrospective

Sonic and Mario rivals from the mascot days of console gaming. We explore through the core series, racing/driving, sports and more. Their transition into the third dimension. How Sonic and Mario have come together as well as looking at the future the potential crossover.   How the video concept came about was gaming session and conversation about how the similarity of their character evolution was. The rivalry between SEGA and Nintendo, one being on top…

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Hidden corners of the city series

Hidden corners of the city series

Engaging the video project exploring ‘Hidden corners of the city’. Our aim to bring information about places we walk past and know little to nothing about. Yet within has a fascinating story to tell, whether through history, myths, legends and more. Our first video takes us to the Park Tunnel. Enjoy. Our second video takes us on a journey, exploring the nooks and crannies of the citys flourishing alleys.

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Greatest Side Scrolling Beat Em Ups in Gaming

Greatest Side Scrolling Beat Em Ups in Gaming

Greatest Scrolling Beat Em Ups in Gaming! Visiting some favourites, some you may have missed and others you’ve yet to find. http://youtu.be/XLKX29lJD5s The genre that dominated the arcades of the late 80s and 90s. http://youtu.be/XLKX29lJD5s I wanted to visit some good times with a twinkle of nostalgia with a new video. It has been 7 years since the last gaming video I committed to Youtube, yet it is the most visited at 67k+ watches. Today…

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What is the Star Line?

What is the Star Line?

The Star line. Ancient places and sites are seemingly linked together in straight lines across the Earth.  We look closely at one particular line with 40+ places all called ‘Star’.

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