Frightening Animation Combines Pink Floyd’s “Gig in the Sky” With Munch’s “Scream”

I was walking along a path with two friends – the sun was setting – suddenly the sky turned blood red – I paused, feeling exhausted, and leaned on the fence – there was blood and tongues of fire above the blue-black fjord and the city – my friends walked on, and I stood there trembling with anxiety – and I sensed an infinite scream passing through nature.” – Edvard Munch, 1893

Sebastian Cosor is a Bucharest-based Romanian animator whose new work brings back to life an old single of Pink Floyd, “The Great Gig in the Sky”, in the most unexpected way ever. The 3 minutes movie clip dreams up the immortal yet frightening painting of Edvard Munch, “The Scream”.  The mix between these two masterpieces couldn’t be a better match. The apocalyptic imagination of the Norvegian Expressionist becomes less tragic as you hear the jazzy voice of Clare Torry in the background.

Watch the clip below:


The Scream – Sebastian Cosor – from Sebastian Cosor on Vimeo.

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Romanian self-taught writer, based in Cyprus, interested in contemporary art, unconventional culture and gonzo journalism. Writing for almost a decade, he is agnostic, supports a censorship-free society and reads way less than he wants.

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