Film | A Conversation With Legendary Graffiti Artist Futura

April 12, 2016  |  Film, Streets  |  Comments Off on Film | A Conversation With Legendary Graffiti Artist Futura

Film | HBO’s Second Full-Length Season 6 Game of Thrones Trailer Teases Evil Dead & Dragon Fire

April 11, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Film | HBO’s Second Full-Length Season 6 Game of Thrones Trailer Teases Evil Dead & Dragon Fire

From the looks of the extensive footage revealed in the 2nd full-length trailer released by HBO last nite, blood will flow in season six Read More

Must-See Show | Adam Green’s “Aladdin” is a Modern Downtown NYC Hipster Fairy Tale

April 8, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Must-See Show | Adam Green’s “Aladdin” is a Modern Downtown NYC Hipster Fairy Tale

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Opening at Kathy Grayson’s downtown NYC art spot The Hole last nite was the incredible immersive exhibition Adam Green’sAladdin, a feature-length movie that is a Read More

Film | The First Look at “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story”

April 6, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Film | The First Look at “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story”

The trailer for the long-anticipated Star Wars Episode IV prequel Rogue One: A Star Wars Story that will make its debut on Read More

Film | The Beautiful Psychedelia of Thomas Blanchard’s “Memories of Paintings”

April 2, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Film | The Beautiful Psychedelia of Thomas Blanchard’s “Memories of Paintings”

Set to the sounds of  sound designer Bronix, French artist Thomas Blanchard‘s beautiful new short film Memories of Paintings takes us back to the dreamy days of psychedelia through his beautiful filming of  visual compositions have Read More

Music | Kate Moss Stars in Minimalist New Massive Attack “Ritual Spirit” Music Video

March 18, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Music | Kate Moss Stars in Minimalist New Massive Attack “Ritual Spirit” Music Video

January saw the release of UK Trip Hop pioneers Massive Attack’s taut new Ritual Spirit EP, their first release since their 2011 collaborations with Burial. The new video for the brilliant title track directed by band producer & co-write 3D, Dusan Reljin and Hilde Pettersen Reljin, features fashion & street culture icon Kate Moss dancing trance-like in an exquisitely minimalist setting that is the perfect accompaniment to the track’s noir Read More

Film | Sacha Baron Cohen’s Apple Presentation Parody is Only Watchable Aspect of Brothers Grimsby

March 16, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Film | Sacha Baron Cohen’s Apple Presentation Parody is Only Watchable Aspect of Brothers Grimsby

Once-great parodist Sacha Baron Cohen whose prior triumphs include characters Ali G, Bruno, and the magnificent Borat has lobbed another unwatchable flaming turd at the screen with his newest flick The Brothers Grimsby, but at least his sendup of Jony Ive’s over-serious Apple keynote presentations as part of the “film”s marketing campaign is worth watching.

Film | “Loving Vincent” Tells Van Gogh’s Life Story Using Hand-Painted Animation

March 2, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Film | “Loving Vincent” Tells Van Gogh’s Life Story Using Hand-Painted Animation

The brainchild of Polish painter & director Dorota Kobiela and Oscar-winning producer Hugh Welshman, Loving Vincent is a breakthrough animated film based on the artist’s personal letters that uses the painstaking technique of “stop-motion painting” to illustrate the life & times of Vincent Van Gogh. To create the film, over 100 painters were recruited and trained in the legendary Dutch artist’s style to create over 56,000 original oil paintings, which, Read More

Film | Every Simpsons Movie Reference in One Epic Mashup Reel

February 15, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Film | Every Simpsons Movie Reference in One Epic Mashup Reel

Classic movie tributes have always been an integral part of The Simpsons over its 27 season run, with writers regularly paying homage to the legends of film with literal references to the work of directors like Stanley Kubrick, Hitchcock, Coppola, and Spielberg. Now, film buff Jesus Sahuquillo has assembled every Read More

Controversial Russian Punk Rockers Pussy Riot Release New Protest Song

February 7, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Controversial Russian Punk Rockers Pussy Riot Release New Protest Song

Russian all-girl punk band Pussy Riot‘s new protest video may be one of its most outspoken songs yet. Last week, the feminist punk group whose members were sent to prison by Vladimir Putin for a controversial performance that enraged the Russian president released a video for its new song, Chaika, named after Russia’s general prosecutor, Yuri Chaika. The video, which depicts prisoners in Read More