The Witty 'How to Lose Weight in 60 Seconds' Film by Dave Carter

 - Jul 27, 2012
References: youtube & motionographer
Animation is often a source of comedic relief, and the 'How to Lose Weight in 60 Seconds' film by Dave Carter pokes fun at weight loss.

The adorable cartoon short is centered around a clay man's slim-down aspirations. It follows his difficult quest to lose weight throughout the duration of the film. He encounters many roadblocks along the way such as tragic exercise attempts along with a reference to gastric bypass.

From the cleverly thought up references to weight loss tips, to the clean editing aesthetic, the film shines with hilarious talent.

The short is amusing as it tackles and aspiration that many viewers can relate to. It is difficult to break bad habits, and poking fun at the matter through cheeky animation brings a lightness of heart that is commendable.