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Hog’s Tooth

Hog’s Tooth

SAN FRANCISCO, CA Another Hole in the Head Film Festival premieres Hog’s Tooth a short film directed by Olek Lyzwanski. This is a story about young sniper scout Andy Westen who is deplyed on his first combat mission in Iraq. As a new team member, Weston is eager...

Venice Underwater

Venice Underwater

DALLAS, TX Dallas VideoFest 26 premieres Venice Underwater by renowned film and media artist Chip Lord. This is a beautifully shot observational documentary depicting a not so beautiful phenomenon. As the seas rise, this city goes underwater during the Winter months....

How Two Sound Geeks Created Facebook’s Friendly ‘Ping’ Tone

How Two Sound Geeks Created Facebook’s Friendly ‘Ping’ Tone

SAN FRANCISCO, CA  Wired Magazine documents the audio branding and sonification of Facebooks Messenger ping. Working closley with Everett Katigbak, former Environmental Designer and Brand Hacker for Facebook, Earwax ventern, Jim McKee helped design and create a new...

Walk-in Theater

Walk-in Theater

AUSTIN, TX MONKEYmedia® celebrates 18 years of independent R&D innovation with the release of Walk-in Theater™ for iPad®. This surprising interactive media experience is the brainchild of a trio of Apple Advanced Technology Group alumni – moviemaker Rachel...

All Roads Lead to Santa Cruz

All Roads Lead to Santa Cruz

SANTA CRUZ, CA July was a busy month for Earwax in Santa Cruz, CA with four events all happening within weeks of each other. Rachel Strickland’s “For the Birds” was presented as part of a project pairing artists with scientists at the USGS Marine...

Chrysopylae

Chrysopylae

SAN FRANCISCO, CA Videographer Doug Hall is one of 15 artists involved in a major installation at San Francisco’s Fort Point that is open for 75th anniversary of Golden Gate Bridge that runs from May 25th til October 28th. Hall has been filming container ship...