The history of the world as a fun stop-motion music video

World history has never been so concise — or entertaining.

After six months of work, Kalle Mattson, director Kevin Parry and a few of their friends completed a charming stop-motion music video documenting the history of the world.

Who needs studio lots and special effects when you have paper, fabric, plenty of time and ingenuity?

Arts and crafts has never looked so cool.