Remember flipbooks? The simple, animated cartoons created with nothing more than a pen and notepad are a beloved childhood staple. In the video above, a promo for MTV Brasil takes the basic concept of flipbooks and blows it up... literally. A long string of white balloons, each with a single frame drawn on the front with marker, is used to create an impressive animation sequence with the help of a sharp, metal point strapped to a gurney. When you see it, you'll understand.

[Geekosystem]