Faster, Higher, Stronger: The 8-Bit Olympics

An animated montage featuring summer sports in the pixelated style of '80s video games. 

Flikli's animated montage features summer sports in the pixelated style of '80s video games. The title of the short is just The 8-Bit Games! actually, perhaps because "Olympics" is copyrighted. Don't miss another playful animated twist on the event, Olympic Vermin

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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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