Spectacular short film wins $100,000 LG FilmFest grand prize

LG does more than just manufacture gadgetry — it sponsored the "Life's Good" FilmFest, a filmmaking contest with the goal of showing off the company's HDTVs. This masterpiece, entitled Nuit Blanche (White Night) by director Arev Manoukian, won the contest's $100,000 grand prize, announced January 28, 2010.

After you've savored this exquisite work of art, if you want to ruin the illusion by finding out how this surreal world was created, click through for a demonstration of the technology behind its making. Keep in mind, though — all the technology in the world is no substitute for talent.

LG Life's Good FilmFest, via Dark Roasted Blend