Video: Watching someone slowly turn on a light switch seems like an excruciatingly boring way to spend 30 seconds. But when the action is paired with a real-time graph charting the movement it becomes soothing. Daihei Shibata's short film Unendurable Line makes me want to watch mundane things play out for hours on end.
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Video: An artist named Daihei Shibata created a series of interstitial shorts for a Japanese educational TV show called Design Ah. They mess with viewers' expectations of what's going to happen, except that the unexpected ways they play out are surprisingly even more satisfying to watch.