Filmmakers flip to Kickstarter to complete their Energy Glove documentary
Controlling a pc with gestures is nearly moveé nowadays, however how shortly we overlook that Nintendo and Mattel launched a kooky gadget that principally let individuals do exactly that again in 1989. Now, a new Kickstarter challenge goals to revisit that the majority maligned of wearables: the Energy Glove. Yeah, we all know, it is so dangerous… however that did not cease a trio of filmmakers from tracing the factor’s trajectory from Christmas should-need to disappointing punchline to cultural touchstone to repurposed artistic software. The documentary — lovingly titled The Energy of Glove — has already been within the works for over a yr, and there is a lot to point out for it within the group’s trailer (test it out after the bounce). All they should deliver the challenge house now’s one other $15,000 to finish the ultimate spherical of interviews and assemble the completed product, a course of they hope to energy by way of earlier than the top of subsequent yr.
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- Connection Wired (Proprietary)
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