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Old 27th May 2021, 11:13 PM   #1
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Pixies and Faeries Are Real!

I've only just come across a charming little channel about little mythical creatures. The CGI is very well done, and, as most commenters state, one is so at ease with this old gentleman and his odd ways that who cares about real or not. Wonderful escape from today's other kinds of madness. Subscribed!

See 03:54 for fun.
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Old 28th May 2021, 02:07 AM   #2
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Utterly charming!
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Old 28th May 2021, 02:31 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by Hlafordlaes View Post
I've only just come across a charming little channel about little mythical creatures. The CGI is very well done, and, as most commenters state, one is so at ease with this old gentleman and his odd ways that who cares about real or not. Wonderful escape from today's other kinds of madness. Subscribed!

See 03:54 for fun.
Obviously fake - if it was real it would be all blurry, camera would be shaking and he’d be telling us he would be putting up a better video in 2 weeks time…..
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Old 28th May 2021, 04:02 AM   #4
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Obviously fake - if it was real it would be all blurry, camera would be shaking and he’d be telling us he would be putting up a better video in 2 weeks time…..
Sure enough. Pretty sure this gentlemen worked on CGI for LOTR and other films under another name, and is just managing to pull off his sweet and dotardly routine for this channel. Nice woods, too!
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Old 28th May 2021, 04:05 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by Hlafordlaes View Post
Sure enough. Pretty sure this gentlemen worked on CGI for LOTR and other films under another name, and is just managing to pull off his sweet and dotardly routine for this channel. Nice woods, too!
Was thinking of the best why to describe it and then I read Bluesjnr comment and that is so true “utterly charming”.
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Old 28th May 2021, 04:07 PM   #6
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There seems to be a whole subreddit devoted to figuring out the clues and locations of the videos.
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Old 28th May 2021, 05:11 PM   #7
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One of them features a stone circle, can't be that hard to track down.
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Old 28th May 2021, 05:16 PM   #8
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Erwin Saunders is just wonderful. A great reason to go out and explore the forest and have some fun.

He stopped posting for about a year, but a few months ago he posted a mysterious video with cryptic text on a mile stone and some puzzling clues that people worked out was an announcement that he was coming back. Reminds me of Kitt Williams.
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Just watch out for the Pictsies!
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Beware the Nac Mac Feegle
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Beware the Nac Mac Feegle
I believe I said that!
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Old 30th May 2021, 09:42 AM   #12
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Originally Posted by Hlafordlaes View Post
Sure enough. Pretty sure this gentlemen worked on CGI for LOTR and other films under another name, and is just managing to pull off his sweet and dotardly routine for this channel. Nice woods, too!
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Spoilsport!
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Originally Posted by Trebuchet View Post
I believe I said that!
Potential snail husbandry as well.
I'm convinced.
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Shhh! Think of the children reading this thread!
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Think of the Pixies reading this thread!
How are they ever going to believe in themselves now?
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Old 8th June 2021, 08:05 PM   #18
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Think of the Pixies reading this thread!
How are they ever going to believe in themselves now?
Not to mention, accept bribes.
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Old 11th June 2021, 11:23 PM   #19
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The acting is wonderful, imo. Very relaxed and authentic.
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Shades of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and his book that "proved" faeries and pixies existed....


I think they made a movie a few years ago about that sad incident to Conan Doyle's life.
His conversion in the last decade of his life to spritualism and all kind of mystic crap (caused by the death of his son in World War One) is tragic for people like me who are huge Sherlock Holmes fans.
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I might actually buy one of his T-shirts. Capitalism, in the woods, with faeries.

New vid up; new "sightings".
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Latest one is absolutely hilarious, with a nod to slapstick.
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Originally Posted by Hlafordlaes View Post
Latest one is absolutely hilarious, with a nod to slapstick.
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Poor Tom. Whatever has he gotten himself into?

I hope Erwin does more videos walking around looking for pixie clues. I think my favorite video is him walking amongst the bluebells repeatedly finding nothing. Anyone who has gone hunting for morels knows that feeling. Sometimes the magic is in enjoying the woods and looking at things carefully and the possibilities of what might be there.
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