Seen: Nuit Blanche / Rabbit In Your Headlights
Arev Manoukian's award-winning short "Nuit Blanche" is deservngly making its rounds on the internet: it's the rare effects-laden film that doesn't feel effects-laden.
Maybe it's because it's in black and white and our brains don't associate CGI with monochrome imagery. However, there's a certain effect involving a man and an automobile that I couldn't help but associate with another video. Watch Nuit Blanche first:
Great aesthetic, but where have I seen that car trick before? In Jonathan Glazer's canonical music video for the UNKLE/Thom Yorke song "Rabbit In Your Headlights." Compare:
[Nuit Blanche via No Fat Clips]