Atomic Time Just Gave Us Extra Second, Spend It Watching 1-Second Film
BAFTA-nominated director Gary Tarn's created the shortest film ever made
Blink and you could miss it. #LeapSecondMovie, the shortest film ever made, is a collection of 25 frames and four notes created by director Gary Tarn that lasts exactly one second.
Tarn, an independent documentary filmmaker and composer who snagged a BAFTA nomination for his 2005 film Black Sun, premiered the very short film as an additional second was added to atomic clocks yesterday to compensate for the Earth’s rotation.
Beagle Street, an online life insurance company, challenged Tarn to create the film in order to encourage viewers to celebrate the joy of being alive. He says: