02.12.09 by Jeff

Stare Into The Sun

Stare Into The Sun by Ian Stevenson. Yes, that is a guy on a unicorn about to jump on a weird old man chasing a big yellow monkey.

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Watch the video below!

Written & Directed by Ian Stevenson & Luke Seomore.
Music by Graffiti 6.
Illustrated by Ian Stevenson, Animated by Alex Dobbin.

Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.

  • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

    great work by Alex Dobbin!!! – really diggin the way he made Stevensons illustrations move

    love the ending

  • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

    i feel like this animation would go well with something from Abbey Road.. like Mean Mr. Mustard perhaps :)

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  • http://alindragulin.com Alin Dragulin

    I KNEW he was going to kill the second balloon!

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  • David

    Love the song to it matches perfect with the video

  • Greg Giersch

    …a great way to excercise your mind out the box to start the day.

    Discovered a cool site too!

  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/pamoya/ Pamoya

    MORTAL !

  • Will Walker

    hahahahaha, damn good video 😀

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Watch the video below!

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Watch the beautiful video below!

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