Take the video for Paris, for example. Jean-Luc Godard famously said that all you need to make a movie is a girl and a gun, but after watching this and literally tearing up at the end, I propose an amendment: all you need is a girl and a font. via fastco.
The forerunner to the music video and the kitschiest thing on earth. Reaching their peak in the 1960′s, Scopitone used 16 mm film clips that played in specially designed jukeboxes made in France.
Feed a quarter into it and let your eyes be dazzled. Here’s a funny little segment from NPR.
And now, for the catchiest part…. The Kessler Sisters: