The Year in Movies: 250 Films Edited Into 1 Trailer

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Matt Shapiro's 2011: Cinescape is one of the best movie mashups this year, blending a staggering 250 films into a cohesive whole. With the exception of the first clip from Sunset Boulevard (1950), all the films are from 2011 -- the full list can be found here.

Shapiro's continuity editing across totally different genres is what makes this particular mashup so compelling, but the guy's had some practice. Check out his trailers for 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010. Another outstanding cut worth watching is Gen I.'s fast-paced Filmography 2011.

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

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.
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