3 December 2012 5:15 PM, PST | GeekTyrant | See recent GeekTyrant news »

We are closing in on the end of 2012, everyone is putting together their Top 10 lists, and editing together their end of the year retrospective video mashups! The first 2012 video mashup that I've seen so far comes to us from Louis Plamondon. He broke the video down into three parts, and here's an explanation of what they represent...

Prima Parte - The Pruitt-Igoe Myth: Pruitt-Igoe was a large urban housing project that became infamous for symbolizing the shattered dreams of many and was subject to a great documentary this year. By the late 1960's, it had gone from a promise of a better future for thousands of families to a place of desolation, poverty and crime. Not unlike the fate of its inhabitants, many characters in this year's motion pictures have had to endure a vision of the future that demanded their hopes to make room for despair. From the »

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