In the tribute above, French filmmaker Alexandre Gasulla, who has previously made an impressive tribute to Stanley Kubrick, elegantly captures the themes of Breaking Bad and the rise and fall of one of TV’s great anti-heroes. Watch it from beginning to end and you’ll likely remember just how emotionally invested you were when you experienced it all the first time.
(Via Laughing Squid.)
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