Friday 29th April 2016


 

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Literary Classics Reimagined

Matt Lindley

Modern technology has completely shaken up how we interact with each other and the world around us, and with this quirky reimagining of literary classics, FlipSnack takes a look at how technology might have also solved a few problems for beloved characters such as Oliver Twist and Holden Caulfield.

We took as inspiration a selection of children’s books and classic novels, stories that most of us are familiar with and can relate to. Juliet’s search for a soul mate would have been so much simpler with Tinder, while sharing his marvellous creations on Pinterest would have made Willie Wonka an internet celebrity. Read more »

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The Revelation of Miss White

The Revelation of Miss White is a new contemporary dance story hosted on Facebook. Launched on the 21st March, the project is now moving into its final week.

Miss White is a well-to-do lady of the village, whose perfect daily life (and sanity) rapidly falls apart as her dreams start appearing as videos on her Facebook page.

In between those dance videos, Miss White is trying to keep it together while chatting away to anyone who wants to say hello. She has around 6,000 Facebook followers, so she has plenty of people to talk to. Her personality changes radically between daytime and nighttime… Read more »

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