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Watch ‘Après’, a New Inspiring Short Film by Baptiste Debraux

‘Après’ is a dance film. It tells the story of two women who try to overcome a shock. Their combat tells a timeless and universal story. No matter what the traumatic event, the amount of energy required is as immense as it is beautiful. Directed by Baptiste DebrauxChoreography: Juliette HilaireMusic: […]

Director Ryūsuke Hamaguchi Stages an Adaptation of Haruki Murakami’s Short Story ‘Drive My Car’

After breaking out with his 2016 film ‘Happy Hour’, Ryūsuke Hamaguchi returned in 2018 with what he described as his first “commercial film,” ‘Asako I and II’, as opposed to smaller, independent production. Adapted from a Haruki Murakami short story, ‘Drive My Car’ is Hamaguchi’s current “commercial” project, while the smaller-scale Berlinale 2021 premiere ‘Wheel of Fortune […]

SILO: An Intense Drama About the Danger that Awaits You at Every Step

SILO is the product of an extensive collaboration between city-based filmmakers and the rural American community. The entire creative team spent years working with farmers, fire/rescue workers, and trusted agricultural institutions to ensure the authentic portrayal of the all-too-common danger of grain entrapment. SILO is not just a dramatic reminder […]

Xρεr1MΣΠTΛL CORNER: Editors’ Picks

ExperiMental Corner is the place where our mind gets tested; as if we’re placed in a corner, alone with our thoughts in a cerebral intimacy. It is about overcoming barriers through forms of experimental, unusual art and trying to stretch the boundaries of understanding. Just place your brain in this […]

Mihai Surdea’s Monochrome Photographs Are Themselves Powerful Words

It happens to follow Mihai Surdea‘s work for quite a while, but I’ve always hesitated to write about his work. I’d figured I couldn’t find the right amount of nice words to describe his stunning, mostly black and white portraiture. The photographs are themselves powerful words, where the expressions, light […]