Two videos with a different beat than what one usually watches on YouTube:

Promotional videos for Douglas Coupland’s newest novel, The Gum Thief. From the story told the book seems to be true to the little man vs big bad (corporate) world theme of his previous books.

Discovered here.

Poetry smelling of cherry blossoms meets animated Dalieqsue animals in these serene (and trippy) animated shorts from Kunio Kato, The Diary of Tortov Roddle

Found here; another longer segment here.