Sunday, December 29, 2013

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Edge of Normal

In a complex, dangerous world, a group of teenagers possess powers that not only change their lives, but also put them at risk. The new web series EDGE OF NORMAL, written, directed and created by Amanda Overton, follows a set of young women who use their extraordinary new abilities to save a friend from her powerful father. Yet, with great power comes great responsibility, and the six girls who make up the nucleus of the show’s storyline learn that their unique superpowers can often come with deadly results.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AHQbklNYn5Y&list=PL4HJ3QDQL7ObTvTyRJiIrn8CabSeRBMiO&index=2

Monday, November 4, 2013

The Walking Tedd

When Kelly's long-lost teddy bear returns in zombie-form, her somewhat normal, mid-twenties life becomes a living nightmare. She struggles to find her prince charming while juggling her babysitting job with protecting Tedd from her snoopy neighbor Olivia and egotistical ex-boyfriend Brett. This whimsical journey will make you laugh, cry, and cower as these zany characters attempt to overcome the unexpected obstacles associated with the universe's biggest hiccup yet...The Walking Tedd.



Sunday, October 20, 2013

Monday, October 14, 2013

Emma Approved


If you enjoyed the Lizzie Bennet Diaries, you may enjoy Emma Approved, which is another adaptation of a Jane Austen novel. Emma is a matchmaker. Warning! The captioning stops after episode 55!



http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL_ePOdU-b3xcKOsj8aU2Tnztt6N9mEmur

Nominee:

Best Ensemble Performance, IAWTV 2014
Best Female Performance Comedy, IAWTV 2014
Best Comedy Series, IAWTV 2014
4th Annual Streamy Awards - Actress in a Comedy, Actor in a Comedy

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Takei's Take

Takei's Take features George Takei, a former actor from Star Trek, discussing "technology, trends, current events and pop culture." Produced by AARP.






http://www.youtube.com/user/TakeisTake

Guild, The

A popular (now classic) comedy web series about the offline lives of online gamers. This show made Felicia Day a household name. The most recent ones are on the channel Geek and Sundry, http://www.youtube.com/user/geekandsundry and older ones are at http://www.youtube.com/user/watchtheguild.




Awards:

Streamy Award 2009 - Best Comedy Web Series
Streamy Award - Best Female Actor in a Comedy Web Series (2X)
Streamy Award - Best Ensemble Cast in a Web Series
Streamy Award - Audience Choice - Best Web Series
Streamy Award - Best Directing for a Comedy Web Series
IAWTV Award - Best Comedy Web Series
IAWTV Award - Best Writing (Comedy)
IAWTV Award - Best Directing (Comedy)
IAWTV Award - Best Female Performance (Comedy)

Monday, September 16, 2013

Romancing the Joan

Joan Rivers is a celebrity. In this web series for She Knows, she goes on a "quest for love." Note: Joan Rivers passed away on September 4, 2014. This entry will remain on the blog as long as her web series is still online.






http://www.sheknows.com/sheknowstv/romancing-the-joan/season-1

Clutch


Clutch is an adult-oriented action web series that is about "a pickpocket who robs from the mob, and uncovers a tirade of oppression of women who are being sold to the sex trade."




http://www.dailymotion.com/clutchtheseries 

Awards:

Best Supporting Actress, Drama - ISA 2014
Best Direction, Drama - ISA 2014
Guest Actor, Score, Writing  - LAwebfest 2014
Los Angeles Web Series Festival - Grand Prize
IFQ Festival - Best International Web Series
Best Action/Adventure Web Series - Miami Webfest 2014

Nominee:

Best Original Music - IAWTV 2014 (season 2)
Best Ensemble Performance (season 2) - IAWTV 2014

Selection:

Vancouver Web Fest 2014

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Let's Roam

Let's Roam is a travel web series published by Travelocity. Courtney Scott travels the world to report on different locations and interesting things related to them. Captioning began June 18, 2013 with the Lone Ranger/Cowboy Bootcamp episode.




http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLDHKIZBamFYKohRlcHHCOuUaVXLrL3u1s

What's With Honey Poo Poo?

From My Damn Channel, a spoof style comedy spoofing a certain television show.



http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLtjme5if5dJVlpkwC8FFy1_GBV-P38W1_

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Great Dying, The

A zombie adventure web series. Five episodes, all captioned.




http://www.youtube.com/user/GREATDYING

Awards:

LA Web Fest 2013 - Outstanding Directing
LA Web Fest 2013 - Outstanding Producing

The Gauntlet

The Gauntlet is a supernatural fantasy series that appears to be focused on a boarding school. The screenshot is from the trailer. (All the character promos are also captioned). The series launched, fully captioned, on September 10.




http://www.youtube.com/user/silverrainENT

Awards:

Series, Lead Actress - LAwebfest 2014

Friday, August 30, 2013

Sunday, August 18, 2013

Run Away

An international web series (Italian), the description when translated reads: "adventures of Jonathan, a young boy who wakes up in an uninhabited island will have to deal with a space-time dimension similar to that of dreams. Nothing seems to make sense on the island while Jonathan will face its past in a nightmare that will soon show its face."



 http://www.youtube.com/user/runawaytheseries

Awards:

Best Dramatic Scene, Rome Web Awards 2014
Best Supporting Actor, Rome Web Awards 2014
Rome Web Awards 2014 - Best Horror/Thriller
Cinematography, Editing, Directing, Series, Sound Design - LAwebfest 2014

Festival Selection:
Best Web Series, Best Direction, Best Episode 
Vancouver Web Fest 2014

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Ragged Isle

A newspaper photographer is on a remote island off the coast of Maine. She finds herself in the midst of a bizarre murder mystery. All episodes captioned.




http://www.youtube.com/user/TheEntertainmentExp

Awards:

Indie Soap Awards 2012 - Best Web Series -  Drama
Indie Soap Awards 2012 & 2013 - Best Directing (Drama)
Indie Soap Awards 2012 - Best Cinematography

Monday, August 12, 2013

Punanny Diaries, The

"The PuNanny Diaries" follows Cozy Leigh, as she ventures into the world of celibacy. Going "cold turkey" on the dating scene leads to a new understanding of men, relationships and, most importantly, herself. (Episodes 1-8 are captioned; episodes 9 and 10 are not captioned)




http://www.youtube.com/user/punannydiaries

Awards:

LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Dramedy
LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Directing (Dramedy)
LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Editing (Dramedy)
LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Score (Dramedy)

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Friday, August 9, 2013

Microwave This?

Various objects are microwaved.(Most first season episodes captioned. Producers seem to have stopped captioning after #300.)




http://www.youtube.com/show/isitagoodideatomicrowavethis

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

7 Minutes in Heaven

Most of the videos are captioned on this show that features Mike O'Brien of Saturday Night Live fame, inviting celebrities to chat.






http://www.youtube.com/user/7minutesinheaven

Sunday, August 4, 2013

Strange

Strange combines science fiction, horror, and fantasy. The first episode is described as: "When wizard-detective Crames Manticore hunts a killer in the streets of New York City, he may be in for a supernatural challenge. Caught between an uncertain future and a devastated past, Manticore's only choice is to bring justice to those who took everything from him."






http://www.youtube.com/user/watchstrange

Sunday, July 28, 2013

Dark Things

Dark Things is the first in a series of productions from a production house that produces sci-fi, horror, fantasy, and dark fiction. Dark Things will have six episodes, one released each month.





http://www.youtube.com/user/WeAreNotTheDarkness

Saturday, July 27, 2013

Puzzling with Magnus

A series of short videos in which a man's son asks him all kinds of questions while they are apparently working on a jigsaw puzzle, and the father responds.


http://www.youtube.com/user/puzzlingwithmagnus (older episodes)
http://www.youtube.com/user/kickerdixon/videos (new episodes)

Microwave

Story of a humble assistant architect and his talking microwave. All episodes captioned except for episode 12.




http://www.youtube.com/user/cancelproof

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

JourneyQuest

Dysfunctional adventurers on a quest to discover and destroy the mythical Sword of Fighting.

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLB600313D4723E21F




Awards:

LA Web Fest 2012 - Comedy
LA Web Fest 2012 - Special/Visual Effects
LA Web Fest 2012 - Lead Actor
Seattle Web Fest 2017 - Best Action/Adventure Web Series

Selection:

Hollyweb, 2014

Sunday, July 21, 2013

Hard Drive 13

Web series that follows the adventures of Nomad, a hacker and corporate spy. Joined by Dee, shadowy and gorgeous government agent. Four episodes, all captioned.




http://www.youtube.com/user/harddrive13

Awards:

LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Score (Drama)
LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Directing (Drama)
LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Cinematography (Drama)
LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Editing (Drama)
LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Special Effects (Drama)
LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Sound Design (Drama)

Saturday, July 20, 2013

Ghouls

Five classic movie monsters ponder their financial future, with a push from a not-so-welcome colleague. Six episodes, all captioned.




http://www.youtube.com/user/ragman32bc

Awards:

LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Dramedy
LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Writing (Dramedy)
LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Directing (Dramedy)
LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Cinematography (Dramedy)
LA Web Fest 2011 - Outstanding Production Sound (Dramedy)

Thursday, July 18, 2013

English Teachers

About the life of an English teacher in Japan. Note: All episodes captioned except episode 7.




http://www.youtube.com/user/englishseries

The Curious Cook

Cooking show that describes itself as "celebrating the LGBTQ community, New York City, and , of course...good eats."


http://www.youtube.com/user/TheCuriousCook

Festival Selection:

LAwebfest 2014

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Ladypoints

Ladypoints is a web series about successful women. All episodes captioned except the one on Tenille McMillan.





Promoted on Facebook and Twitter

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Downsized

Revolves around the lives of people who were impacted by the recession. Note: Season 2, episode 6 (the last episode) does not have captions.



http://www.youtube.com/user/overanalyticalprods

Monday, July 15, 2013

Plan V

Tells the story of a 30 year old lesbian named Ana. Captioned in English, French, and Portuguese.


http://www.youtube.com/user/planvlaserie

Awards:

Best Web Soap, Rome Web Awards 2014

Sunday, July 14, 2013

Divine the Series

A dark, supernatural web series about a priest who sees the the resurrection of an immortal being named Divine.



http://www.youtube.com/user/divinetheseries

Awards:

LA Web Fest 2012 - Composer
LA Web Fest 2012 - Directing
LA Web Fest 2012 - Series (Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

Saturday, July 13, 2013

Aperture: A Triumph of Science

A documentary exploring the genius of great minds at Aperture Laboratories just before the proud debut of their Genetic Lifeform and Disk Operating System (GLaDOS). So sit back and learn more about Portal technology, repulsion gel, and founder & CEO of Aperture Science himself, Mr. Cave Johnson.


http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL93D9BEE11B466BA3

Friday, July 12, 2013

Grey Explains Things

This channel features educational videos, some humorous, that are on topics ranging from "Death to Pennies" to "Coffee: The Greatest Addiction Ever." Mostly captioned.




http://www.youtube.com/user/CGPGrey

Pretty in Geek

Pretty in Geek is a web series about a group of girl gamers.




http://www.youtube.com/user/PrettyInGeekSeries

Selection:

TOWebfest 2014

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Annoying Orange

Animated orange makes oddball comments and characters get "KNIFEd!" While still producing web shows, this popular series made the jump to traditional television. WARNING: This show stopped captioning in June 2014. The LAST captioned video posted was dated May 30, 2014. 



  http://www.youtube.com/user/realannoyingorange

He's With Me

This comedy web series "follows an unlikely friendship between two men who reconnect at a friends wedding. They come to learn about how little they know about being modern men but how much they do know about being there for each other."


http://www.youtube.com/user/HWMtheseries

Selection:

LAwebfest 2014

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Maggie

From YouTube: "Maggie, can best be described as a supernatural, quirky, comedy with heart. It's about a girl, Maggie, and her recently deceased ghost friend, Adam. Only Maggie and can see and hear Adam, which can create some pretty awkward situations for Maggie, and Maggie's a girl who needs no help with awkward."


http://www.youtube.com/user/MaggieTheSeries

Monday, July 8, 2013

Radical Physics

From YouTube, "Radical Physics (RP) is an online presentation of introductory physics. "Radical," here, means "root-like": probing some of the deepest and worthiest ideas in this most fundamental science."


http://www.youtube.com/user/RadicalPhysics

Sunday, July 7, 2013

Blue

From the channel Wigs, a show about a mother who has another life.






http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL9F77343B8C63D97C Season 1
http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLCTP481uj2b-Wo3jTXkntFtBsJ4SmLBAH Season 2

Awards:

Best Directing, IAWTV 2014
Best Female Performance in a Drama, IAWTV 2014
Best Writing Drama, IAWTV 2014

Nominee:

Best Dramatic Series, IAWTV 2014
4th Annual Streamy Awards - Actress in a Drama

Saturday, July 6, 2013