In honor of the recent passing of sci-fi genius Sir Arthur C. Clarke, Film Threat showcases a short animated film of Clarke’s 1948 masterpiece “The Sentinel,” the short story expanded and modified to eventually become 1968’s “2001: A Space Odyssey.”

“The Sentinel” Part 1 of 7

“The Sentinel” Part 2 of 7

“The Sentinel” Part 3 of 7

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“The Sentinel” Part 6 of 7

“The Sentinel” Part 7 of 7

Thanks to Zaig22m for placing the short online.

Finally, this video created by Sir Arthur C. Clarke himself was shot in December 2007, on the occasion of his 90th birthday:

Sir Arthur C. Clarke: 90th Birthday Reflections

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