Since 2006 the ‘Bendito Machine’ series has made us consider our relationship to technology and the world around us. As the series approaches its grande finale we asked director Jossie Malis to reflect the past decade of his animated saga.
Director/Choreographer Shelly Love reveals how she drew from a background in dance and art to develop her enchanting tale of plummeting performers in Chapter 1 of ‘The Fallen Circus’.
In his lifelong micro-documentary portrait series ‘100 Percent Human’ filmmaker Blake Bogosian documents the stories which make us who we are in beautifully direct to camera black and white. DN caught up with Bogosian to discover the production story behind the stories.
The first instalment of The McKinnon Brothers’ ‘KIN Fables’ masterfully draws you into a stunning world of mystery. We sat down with the brothers to discuss their vision for the KIN Fables journey & the near successful Kickstarter campaign which will allow them to realise that ambitious vision.
Robin Thomson has been bringing to light the creative intimacy of the soundcheck with his Strangely Ritual series of films & today takes DN behind the scenes of his documentation of pre-gig preparation and give us an exclusive first look at his latest episode with German pianist/composer Hauschka.
Now’s the time when faced with the daunting promise of a new year stretching into the future horizon you may well be in need of a philosophical pill to cure your suffering soul of the hypermodern era. If that sounds like your flavour of elixir then the inaugural installment of Antoni Sendra’s self-actualizing ongoing series Bulletproof Thoughts is probably just what you need.
One of six films created for World Peace Day (21st September) as part of annual collection films4peace in which contemporary artists are commissioned to interpret peace, Anthony Goicolea’s Piñata explores the loss of identity individuals undergo when they assimilate into a large group: “In my film for films4peace I wanted to dissect this sacrificial custom, […]
Forged in the animation fires of hell for VH1 Classic by Aaron Stewart and Tim Harrington though Mixtape Club, Metal Headzzz is a comedy series which will appeal to anyone who’s ever dreamt big about the epic powers of their yet to be formed band.
Merlin Bronques continues his quest for true love amongst absinth drinking circus performers in Barcelona and Coachella festival goers in Boyfriend in a Coma and This Movie is Fixed.
Combining words and simple visual motifs to belie audience expectations and perhaps challenge the assumptions many of us harbour, UK filmmaker You Ness created the Man + series as a quick entremet between his darker pieces of work, shooting the films in a single day once the concept is locked down: