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Art Fag City at NYUFF’s Tube Time

by Paddy Johnson on April 7, 2008
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“I Sell Computers” by Canadian comedy troupe The Frantics. The group is said to have influenced Kids in the Hall. This video obviously draws inspiration from Devo. Not that I don’t think anyone could have won Saturday nights drunken youtube free for all at the NYUFF’s Tube Time, but it does seem clear that “anyone” […]

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Tube Time Tomorrow!

by Art Fag City on April 4, 2008

Youtube link Ultimately vetoed because a knowledge of the conservative Canadian hockey announcer Don Cherry makes this interview 100 times funnier than it already is, you can expect more than a few choice youtube picks from us tomorrow at the New York Film Anthologies, Tube Time. I will be competing against New York’s most savvy […]

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The New York Underground Film Festival’s Tube Time: Round II

by Art Fag City on March 20, 2008

The Whistles go Woo Woo! And the remix! Last year I spent countless hours posting obscure(ish) youtube videos suitable for the New York Underground Film Festival’s tubetime — a competition that pits Internet professional’s found web videos against one another — only to be eliminated in the first round when I stupidly to use a […]

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The New York Underground Film Festival’s Tube Time Winners

by Art Fag City on April 2, 2007

For those of you just joining us, over the weekend I participated in a youtube, pitting my video selections against 19 other contestants at the New York Underground Film Festival’s Tube Time. As far as strategies go that evening I learned what would have been obvious to all of you: No matter how much you […]

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Tube Time at The New York Underground Film Festival

by Art Fag City on March 30, 2007

Link via Cory Arcangel and Hanne Mugaas, The Year in the Internet 2006   Just a reminder that I will be participating in The New York Underground Film Festival’s Tube Time tomorrow at 10 pm. It looks like a fierce competition: 19 participants choose five youtube videos each and let audience applause determine the winner. […]

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YouTube Competitions Over the Years

by Paddy Johnson on May 23, 2011
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Hands up if you don’t know what a youtube contest is. I’ve been talking about them for the last four years, but in case you’ve missed one of those posts:┬áparticipation usually involves spending hours at home on youtube selecting a bunch of funny videos you hope will be voted “better” by America’s finest in the flesh; drunk 20-somethings.

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Migrating Forms Film Festival And Giveaway!

by Art Fag City on April 13, 2009

Miss the discontinued New York Underground Film Festival? You don’t have to. Former NYUFF programmers Nellie Killian and Kevin McGarry bring you Migrating Forms, an experimental film and video festival running Wednesday April 15th through Sunday April 19th. The screening of Josephine Meckseper’s 2008 video 0% Down alone provides enough reason to attend the festival […]

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Don’t Miss ROFL! at Joe’s Pub This Friday

by Art Fag City on July 25, 2007

I know it hasn’t exactly been content city over here, which I have to say bothers me to no end, but unfortunately the need to make money will occasionally slim down reviews. In any case, don’t expect to see too much here until Thursday. I will remind you all however that ROFL! vs. 1.1, (originally […]

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Rejected Youtube Videos Still Loved: Part Two

by Art Fag City on March 26, 2007

As I explained in an earlier post, yesterday I had to submit the videos I would be using in the New York Underground Film Festival’s Tube Time competition. The following represents a second round of videos I eliminated, but enjoy quite a bit none the less. A young man speed raps the Declaration of Independence […]

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Rejected YouTube Videos Still Loved

by Art Fag City on March 26, 2007

Yesterday I had to submit the videos I would be using in the New York Underground Film Festival’s Tube Time competition, which means I have about 10 close contenders that were eliminated from my cue for reasons that generally had to do with how much applause I thought the video might win me as opposed […]

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