Remember the fake trailer for an Indie Mario film that found everyone's favorite plumber falling deep into a spiral of depression and psychedelic mushrooms after he loses his girlfriend Peach to another guy? If you went to SXSW this year, I guarantee you do. It was pretty hard to escape it, and no matter how many times audiences had already seen it in front of other films, it was met with a round of applause every single time.
Well now that short's director, Joe Nicolosi, has a new film out and it boldly pulls back the curtain on a side of filmmaking that people want to pretend doesn't exist: the cold and calculated manufacture of Internet cat videos. Presenting Kittywood Studios: Cat Videos Incorporated:
Oh, and in case you need a refresher on his brilliant Mario video, here's that as well: