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Video: David Lim’s animated tribute to HBO’s The Wire

From director, designer, and animator Elliot Lim comes an animated tribute to his “favorite show of all time,” HBO’s The Wire — a sentiment that he shares with President Obama, countless critics, and many casual TV viewers. The music is Way Down in the Hole, a gospel-and-blues-inspired song, written by Tom Waits for his 1987 album Frank’s Wild Years.

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2 comments on “Video: David Lim’s animated tribute to HBO’s The Wire

  1. Laure-Anne Bosselaar
    January 9, 2016

    What excellent animation work — no need for voice-over narrative: it does it all…

    Like

  2. Pingback: Video: David Lim’s animated tribute to HBO’s The Wire | Agence Zamano

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