Map of World Freeze Events

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Interactive Map of Freeze Events

The “freeze” craze started by our Frozen Grand Central mission has now reached 70 cities in 34 countries and 6 continents (come on Antarctica, get with the program!) Agent Piskvor from Prague made a very cool map showing the locations of all the freeze missions. It’s a Google Map, so you can interact with it and click through to see the video for each city.

A couple of recent freezes of note include the first freeze in the Middle East:


Beirut, Lebanon

…and a freeze in Hong Kong where legislators and councilors from the local government participated.


Frozen Hong Kong, Councilors Version

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28 Responses to Map of World Freeze Events

  1. That’s ironic; Antartica being the only continent NOT frozen…

  2. Paola says:

    The map of the ‘frozen’ events peformed in Italy shall be updated: we had a Frozen event in Trieste two weekes ago, on 12.04.08; see the official video here:
    http://it.youtube.com/watch?v=8U4fOqG03fk
    and descripton-photos of the event (in italian) here:
    http://www.davidaola.it/2008/04/12/iazadi/

    It was performed in the center of Trieste (“piazza Unità d’Italia”, the main square) and it involved more than 200 undercover agents (I’m the one repairing the bike). We gave the event the following name: “frozen – iazadi”, because ‘iazadi’ is the translation for the word frozen in the dialect of Trieste. Euro and Guendal are the names of the organizers.

    In addition, I’ve heard of a frozen event in Milano one week ago, video here:
    http://enjoythemarket.blogspot.com/2008/04/frozen-milano.html

    If there are there other international circuits keeping count of the frozen events, plase inform us so that I give the link to the video.

    Ciao and best regards
    Paola from Trieste

  3. chwo says:

    That guy’s reading a book on bunny suicides. Pretty neat.

  4. Filipe says:

    Here in Brazil a company named Turner Latin America did the freezing thing in a mall…
    They said they where inspired by you guys…
    look the video..

    see ya..

  5. Jin says:

    hello there, Malaysia also recently did a freeze, having over 1300 people freezing for world earth day

    here’s the link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nevwq0dd-bM

    Regards
    Jin

  6. Alex says:

    Wow its amazing how many people are getting involved.
    Does anyone have any clue if the MP3 project is happening this year or when it might be?

  7. Charlie Todd says:

    @Alex

    Probably sometime late summer or early fall…

  8. BANKY YEUNG says:

    a series of freeze events will hold in hk

  9. Eric says:

    One more white pin will be added to that map after 2:00 tomorrow afternoon.

    (There will be about 150 to 300 people all in a very open, outdoor mall. Should be great.)

  10. mmorpg says:

    I think the mp3 project is happening this year, at least i think i remember reading about it

  11. Cécile says:

    Hello !
    Nancy, France, also did a freeze, on april the 12th.
    http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x554c5_freeze-nancy-st-seb-12-avril-2008_creation
    we did it in a shopping mall but the security guards kicked us out very quickly.

    Salut !
    Cécile de Nancy

  12. Melissa says:

    There was a minor freeze at a school in Australia a few weeks ago, hopefully get the video from somewhere.

  13. mr.mrt says:

    heres a new video for vienna.

    the video shown in the map was just a test for a bigger freeze which can be seen here:

  14. Gemma says:

    Oh please may the MP3 project happen in late July!!! I’m going to be in New York then. That or may there be some prank being pulled off that I can be a part of!

  15. celerachan says:

    please add bangkok, Thailand to your map http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=KA3IwRKQZWU

    thank you!

  16. Mo Lai says:

    After doing freeze event with the Legislators and Councillors in Hong Kong, we figure out that the mission could also complete with certain themes.
    Olympic Games 2008 Beijing is coming.

    Before the real game start, the Olympic Torch Relay has aroused people’s attention all over the world. Very soon,2nd May 08, the Olympic Torch will arrive Hong Kong . We have organized a freeze on 27th April 2008 as a respond to this event.

    But more important is we tried to share our thoughts about “What is sport?” in the Freeze event.

    Here are our video : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yxx8a4MZM48

    We hope Olympic Games Beijing 2008 would echoing to our “Freeze Movement” and reflects the fundamental question “What is sport?” while we are waiting for the Olympic Games.

    PS We have also written a poem relating to the topic at the end of the video~~

  17. Melissa says:

    On tonight’s episode of Law and Order:SVU they did a freeze in Grand Central Station…

  18. Matt B says:

    I recently saw an episode of Law and Order: SVU this evening with a similar event played out in Grand Central with a large percentage of the occupants froze in time. Did you guys have any involvement with this or was it purely an idea taken on by the creators of the show?

    I thought it was pretty awesome to see something from ImpEv be taken to a higher level like this.

  19. Kimpossible says:

    Las Vegas, NV needs to get on the map… we did our first freeze on 4/26/08.

  20. Robin Hak says:

    There was one in Eugene, Oregon. (It isn’t on the map.)

    http://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=1011807262738