Bombadil Video Shorts

 
 




 

 
  When I was at Bombadil Publishing in Sweden, one of my first remits was to create a series of short (under 120 seconds) videos to promote what was then a brand new venture.   I started off filming, editing and producing five videos a week, which later reduced to one or two as the bank of titles built up.   I also feature as rather a dubious actor, alongside some equally dodgy co-stars and rather a smelly dog.
 
 
 


 

 


When a boat needs to be covered with a tarpaulin, this is not the correct way to do it:
 

 


A trip to the stables turns into a debate about sign writing:
 


We experiment with Film Noir and discuss hats in different cultures:
 

 


We discuss the problems associated with furniture drift:
 

 


Toilet paper and out of date newspapers feature heavily:
 

 



 


design, content & layout John Parry