Buffy vs. Edward: Twilight Remixed

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"Seen through Buffy’s eyes, some of the more sexist gender roles and patriarchal Hollywood themes embedded in the Twilight saga are exposed in hilarious ways," writes Jonathan McIntosh about his classic mashup of the two vampire franchises. The remix artist, also known as Rebellious Pixels, posted the video on YouTube two years ago, and it has since been watched 4 million times and translated into 30 languages. With Twilight's release of Breaking Dawn on November 18, it's worth revisiting this subversive, and highly entertaining, critique.

Using the tricks of continuity editing, McIntosh creates whole conversations between the two protagonists. When Edward gushes, "You're like my own personal brand of heroin," Buffy snaps back, "Oh my god, are you twelve?" McIntosh, a self-described "pop culture hacker" is a long-time proponent of remix art to critique mainstream media. Don't miss his takedown of the Daily Show for its dearth of female hosts, in "Too Many Dicks on the Daily Show."

For more remixes by Jonathan McIntosh, visit http://www.rebelliouspixels.com/.

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Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg's work in media spans documentary television, advertising, and print. As a producer in the Viewer Created Content division of Al Gore's Current TV, she acquired and produced short documentaries by independent filmmakers around the world. Post-Current, she worked as a producer and strategist at Urgent Content, developing consumer-created and branded nonfiction campaigns for clients including Cisco, Ford, and GOOD Magazine. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University, where she was co-creator and editor in chief of H BOMB Magazine.

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