Tallest building on Earth?

An existing building block from the communist era in gets extruded and converted into the tallest building on Earth, short by Aron Lorincz.

Music: videocopilot/proscores, RATATAT: Shempi

Cite: Basulto, David. "Tallest building on Earth?" 19 Apr 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed 25 May 2015. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=56994>
  • http://twitter.com/archpaper/status/12466058106 Architects Newspaper

    RT @archdaily: I like RATATAT http://archdai.ly/d67WSk

  • http://www.fredericlouis.be Frederic Louis

    Wonderful editing. Although you can clearly see the seams in the last shots.

    Nice video.

  • op

    great video! I love views from the old town…

  • Jesse

    I have a question, why?

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  • petilan

    AH AH !….this hungarian people are so naiv …
    with this no building…. and with capitalism !

  • Dan


  • lebu

    And where THEORY has gone ???

  • http://www.zappa.hu mB

    (“Theoretical” here maeands the name of the buiilding: it is the “Theoretical Block” of the Medical University. In this case, of course, it’s not only the name, but the whole building becomes “theoretical”.)

  • http://www.cihui.com cihui

    cmon, the earth always do the rotation in a day, how it could be?

  • GH

    It’s a kind of ctrl+v,ctrl+c in a high-professional way.
    I live in the shadow of this building :)

  • Claus

    I love the music! Anybody know what it is?

    • http://www.fredericlouis.be Fréderic Louis

      Ratatat – Shempi is the first song. Don’t know the first one though.

  • http://www.galiandras.hu galiandras

    great film!
    keep on working!

  • http://twitter.com/nicholaspatten/status/12659526128 Nicholas Patten

    Tallest building on Earth? http://bit.ly/asMHFT