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Pancakes! is a YouTube video produced by James Provan, a YouTube user under the name "GiR2007". It was put on YouTube on August 13, 2006. It is a stop-motion video which features Provan making pancakes, and showing the ingredients, while a song entitled "Pancakes" (composed by Provan) plays in the background.

The video took Provan only a week to make, and was shot in Aberdeen, Scotland. The video has been since watched by approximately, 3,312,000 viewers.

Critical acclaim and success[edit]

The video was watched by The New York Times and as a result, was featured on Good Morning America.[1][2] The video has become an Internet phenomenon, followed by a sequel entitled Pancakes 2: Pancakes for Your Face.

"Pancakes", the original song featured in the Pancakes! video reached #3 on the Israeli charts.

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Patterson, Stuart (2006-08-26). "Online audience flips over student's pancake movie". Daily Mail. Retrieved 2007-09-14. 
  2. ^ Lister, David (2006-08-26). "Pancake video mix rises to pop fame". The Times. Retrieved 2007-09-14. [dead link]