MEDIA: SIGHT & SOUND ON THE ART OF MACHINIMA

"Machinima – a portmanteau of machine and cinema – the process of using real-time computer graphics engines to create a cinematic production [...] has existed for as long as in-game recording has been possible." Matt Turner aka Lost Futures provides a historical and critical overview of machinima, a digital form of filmmaking that lies at the crossroads of experimental cinema and video art that began with Miltos Manetas’ Miracle, for Sight & Sound magazine. A must read.