Circa 1950's almost video
March 20, 2010 11:23 PM   Subscribe

As a kid (I'm 58) I remember a toy record player that, when used special records, played an animation...

It used a mirror dealy over the center of the record and looped the animation over and over. What where they called and where to find info. My google skills are off a bit on this one.
posted by raildr to Media & Arts (3 answers total)
 
Was it the Magic Mirror movie records?
posted by zombiedance at 11:48 PM on March 20, 2010 [2 favorites]


BINGO!
posted by raildr at 11:56 PM on March 20, 2010


If you want to relive the experiece, Moray McLaren used a similar effect to make the "We Got Time" music video. (more info on how they made it)
posted by mrzarquon at 12:06 AM on March 21, 2010


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