Iowa State forward Royce White has everything a person would need to be a desirable draft pick in the NBA. The problem is, he has something extra. Anxiety.
Panic, fear, and angst are constantly hiding in the shadows no matter what Royce does. It’s a daily battle that he wins everyday, but there is always another war tomorrow.
And for that reason alone, there was a question if he would make the 2012 draft.
In June, GrantlandNetwork spent a whole day with the college star while he waited to be drafted, and now the touching short film featuring the star is trending.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2012/09/06/royce-white-deals-with-anxiety-on-draft-day-short-documentary/
Donors Choose is a special site where donors pick specifically how their money will help America‘s needy public schools.
The nonprofit published this touching short film about Harlem English teacher James Walter Doyle back in February, but it has only exploded online this weekend, amassing over 130,000 hits in just days.
The video highlights Mr. Doyle, his students, and their powerful relationship. Check out Mr. Doyle’s Donors Choose page here.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/04/07/unsung-hero-harlem-english-teacher-james-walter-doyle/
Special effects studio Corridor Digital has returned to the web to delivery this delicious slice of short film action.
The Internet has seen its fair share of sign spinners, but none as hardcore as this Sign Spinner Ninja who stops a pizza place robbery.
“You wanna pizz-a me?”
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/12/02/sign-spinner-ninja-stop-pizza-place-robbery/
Over 8 million people live in the relatively tiny space called New York City. That makes for a lot of trash. As any tourist or student who’s new to town quickly realizes there are literally piles of trash on nearly every street. So, where does all the trash go? The New York Times investigates in this new short documentary.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/09/26/where-does-new-york-citys-trash-go/
Have you ever wanted to go to the water park, but didn’t want the sun shining on your back? Then this in-door water park film maker Casey Neistat found in Germany is for you. The Tropical Islands resort is the largest water park in the world and is all contained in a huge blimp hangar. Casey and his son enjoyed the unique park until late into the evening.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/07/17/visiting-a-crazy-in-door-german-water-park/
Fruit Ninja was one of the first smart phone games to truly go viral. So it’s only fitting this fantastic in-real-life parody would go viral as well.
Movie maker Scott DW actually teamed up with Halfbrick Studios, the creators of Fruit Ninja, to make this short film spoof. He even produced his own Dubstep track to add the cherry on top of the video.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2012/12/18/fruit-ninja-in-real-life/
Film maker Casey Neistat was in San Francisco for work even though his wife was extremely pregnant in Houston because they didn’t think she was ready yet. They were wrong. Casey got a text in his hotel room from his wife that her water just broke. From that moment, he rushed to get back to Houston in time for the birth of his daughter. Will he make it?
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/12/23/man-finds-out-his-wifes-water-broke-when-he-was-out-of-town/
Most people have heard of the facial mini-computer called Google Glass, but few have ever seen or used one. Filmmaker Casey Neistat got his hands on a set of Google Glass, and finally gave it a test run during a trip to Europe. He really likes it, but admits that it’s only good for the camera and that the battery life is weak.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/10/28/google-glass-is-only-good-for-the-camera-short-film/
Nearly everyone has heard the famous story about Stella Liebeck who accidentally spilled hot McDonald’s coffee on her lap from the drive-thru, and successfully sued the world’s most famous fast food chain.
But just like today, the media twisted and contorted the true story.
Most people were ill-informed by the news and assumed only Stella was at fault. She was quickly painted as the greedy villain who deserved to be burned by the coffee.
Now, the The New York Times revisits the famous story to disclose all of the actual facts in this newly trending documentary.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/10/22/new-york-times-revisits-the-famous-lady-burned-by-mcdonalds-coffee-story/
World renown movie directer Steven Spielberg has many repeating themes and camera tricks that recur over and over in his work. One of the most notable is the “Spielberg Face.” The camera slowly zooms into the character’s face who looks slightly away from the camera in shock, awe, or another deep emotion. Fandorific explains in this short film what he calls the “Spielberg Face” and it’s impact on cinema in general. The video is featured on Devour.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2011/12/14/the-spielberg-face/