A.Q. Khan The Movie

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Postby Katare » 18 Dec 2005 04:33

I agree with aditya :idea:

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Postby Calvin » 18 Dec 2005 04:40

Rishirishi: It appears you haven't gone through the nuclear archive. Check out the drop down menu on the bottom right. You may be pleasantly surprised!

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Postby marimuthu » 18 Dec 2005 04:53

Excellent movie. :D
Hats off to the director.

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Postby AJay » 18 Dec 2005 04:55

Most excellent. Bravo, RD.
Last edited by AJay on 18 Dec 2005 07:20, edited 1 time in total.

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more! more!

Postby Sanjay M » 18 Dec 2005 05:06

Rudra, I don't know what you do for a living, but you need to quit your dayjob and do stuff like this fulltime! With your talent, you could be minting money!

Truly, your wit was so cutting that I almost had tears coming while I was laughing so hard. The humour was good, the animation was good, the soundwork was good! It was mahhvellussss!!

Hey man, don't stop! As a fan, I implore you to extend commentary to the numerous other geo-political issues plaguing the subcontinent! More, more!!

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Postby Manne » 18 Dec 2005 05:32

Rudradev,

Boss! Namastubhyam.

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Postby Ujjal » 18 Dec 2005 05:38

Image

:D I'm still laughing.

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Postby Katare » 18 Dec 2005 06:12

I laughed most when AQ khan said "I am sorry" that was great....especially the tone was awesome!!!

:rotfl:

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Postby RajKrishnan » 18 Dec 2005 06:28

OMG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! LMFAO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
THIS IS A WORK OF GENIUS, AND VERY PROFESSIONAL!!!!
Give me more, I can't wait ;)
And yes, it most definitely needs to be publicized!

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Postby bhoopendra » 18 Dec 2005 06:47

Let me join other in applauding this...real good one....i nearly died laughing...

after nearly a day i m still laughing.... :D

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Postby Vasu » 18 Dec 2005 06:52

thats a masterstroke, Rudradev! Hope to see more works from you.

So entertaining, yet so educational.

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Postby SaiK » 18 Dec 2005 07:03

good job Rudradev.

you can now scare odd todd away with you presentation style.

good job again.

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Postby vinodv » 18 Dec 2005 07:10

You want the Pork Fried Rice or the plain white rice.. great touch!!

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Postby SSridhar » 18 Dec 2005 08:26

Rudradev, excellent job. Extremely well done.

We need to make as many people see this as possible.

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Postby RajeshG » 18 Dec 2005 08:35

RD great work boss.

I tried showing it to a few friends however and somehow the response was nowhere near mine. Maybe too many BRFisms ? In any case I ended up giving a guided tour.. :twisted:

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Postby Sudhir » 18 Dec 2005 09:33

One word... Brilliant!!!

I loved it, its factual and a fun way to present the facts on a serious topic.

Some suggestions:

1) Make it a bit longer with some more facts (how the Pakistanis used US supplied C-130s to transport the goods to NK and get missiles in return)... maybe a picture of some dude in the NSA tracking the C-130 flight and making an offhanded remark

2) Remember the actual brochures that Khan used to advertise the Paki nuclear weapons mart - that image of the brochure should be included. If I recall the same brochure was published in the New York Times, etc and might be linked in one of the BR archives

3) Make a follow-up movie on the "Terror Timeline" exposing the Paki support for all terrorism incidents in the world and the related incidents - remember start from 1947 when Pakistan was created. (the Paki army invasion into J&K as a proto terrorist movement, Gilit massacre by Mussuraf, the genocide of 3 million by Paki in 1971 war, the Punjab terrorism support and downing of Air India Kanishka flight the worst air disaster in history, the J&K terrorism, the Taliban creation, the links to Al Qiieda and the leadership, the LET, parliament bombing, the expulsion of H&D globally.... you get the picture.

Great job!!

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Postby shiv » 18 Dec 2005 09:45

I don't think this artful news documentary can be made any better. Leave it as it is.

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Postby Sridhar » 18 Dec 2005 10:04

Congratulations on an excellent piece of work.

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Postby Rudradev » 18 Dec 2005 12:55

Thank you all very much for the compliments.

I really appreciate the various suggestions that many people have come up with, in terms of content as well as technical issues. Unfortunately, it would require going back many steps in the process to try and incorporate them into this movie. I'm afraid that would take more time than I have available.

However, I will definitely keep all your feedback in mind while making the next one.

Meanwhile, here again is the link in plain text: if you liked the movie, please post it on blogs and forums, send it out in emails! The world needs to know!

http://media.putfile.com/photochor

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T-shirts, mousepads, coffee mugs -- oh my!

Postby Sanjay M » 18 Dec 2005 17:39

Seriously man, all compliments aside, you ought to make more of these. Become an animated political cartoonist, and make money off it.

Remember this old favorite?

http://www.gotlaughs.com/funpages/talibancan.cfm

You can sell this kind of stuff for money to various Indian websites, and even insert ads into them.

We all know Indian politics provides more than enough fodder for political commentary, and you could make a killing in this field by leading from the front. aka. first-mover advantage
Future topic suggestions: Volcker Report, Lalu Prasad Yadav, Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi


I'm a huge animation fan, and feel that animated political commentary, particularly through internet mass-medium is a newer and uncrowded space. I've read that animation and illustration are the most effective means to communicate any content, due to their uncluttered and distilled images compared to live-action. If a picture is worth a thousand words, then an animation is worth a million.

Haha, you should sell Photochor T-shirts, mousepads and coffee mugs, too! Make him the household name he's always wanted to be! ;D
Long live viral marketing!

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Postby Singha » 18 Dec 2005 18:25

the chinese takeout and the delivery man were outstanding. the strip club
where he met his wife hilarious.

excellent material - pls spread it around via usual channels.

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Postby sanjaykumar » 19 Dec 2005 02:50

I just gots to congratulate you. Understated sarcasm and wit better than the best Monty Python.
A must-see for every Paki but you might need Panjabi subtitles, explanations in bracktes and a laugh track for them.

Please do one on Uncle's sponsporship of Jihadi Pakistan to make the world safe for democracy.

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Postby Hercules » 19 Dec 2005 16:40

Hi Rudradev,

I am unable to download the movie. I get the following message-

Putfile Unavailable In Your Region

Due to persistent abuse we regret we are not providing service to your region at this time.


Please upload on rapidshare. Thanx

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Postby Rudradev » 20 Dec 2005 06:29

Hi Hercules, it's still on Rapidshare...

http://rapidshare.de/files/9304350/Photochor.swf.html

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Postby Mort Walker » 20 Dec 2005 06:41

Watching it over again, you see very definite subtle effects.

1. The 1987 announcement by Jerox about nuking India in minutes. Jerox looks at his Rolex on his right hand. Many Pakis incorporate backward thinking at whatever is done in India. Often, watches in Pakiland are worn on the opposite hand from the dirty Kafir Indians.

2. Jerox's left-eye twitching after the dud test. A foreboding indicator that something bad is going to happen.

I love it all and hope to pick more of these small subtle effects.

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Postby ramana » 20 Dec 2005 08:32

In real life his hand was twitching while giving the interview to CNN after the Chagai tests.

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Postby Kumar » 20 Dec 2005 08:41

Add to that the true blue features of Jinnah and Bhutto as the leaders of Porkistan. I wonder, why was mushy spared the po(r)king?

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Postby abhishek » 20 Dec 2005 08:44

:rotfl: awesome......better then Jibjab stuff

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Postby NRao » 20 Dec 2005 08:50

Rudradev wrote:Eureka!!

I found such a site!

Here's another link... no download, no jhanjhat... just click and view in your browser.





Photochor


Could you implement this in our openign post please.

Photochor zindabad.

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Postby sandesh » 20 Dec 2005 09:18

Guys,
Could anyone of you please e-mail me the file? I just can't d/l the file on my slow dialup conn.
ghostrider883atrediffmaildotcom

thanks


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