Open City Docs celebrates and nurtures documentary film, always challenging, exploring and expanding ideas of what documentary can be and do. And now you can see what's coming up for this year's festival! Check it out!
In this breathtaking talk and performance, British singer, composer, songwriter, producer and author - Dev Hynes brings to life two of the neurological conditions that make him such a gifted artist. The first, Synesthesia a condition where pathways cross to experience sounds as colour – the second, more sinister – Anxiety, which is a dark and debilitating force in his life. The result: an unique musical composition and mesmerising visual display that offer a unique glimpse into the mind of a true artist.
This Video Starts With A Phone Call, What Happens Next Will Change Your Life.
#SLACTIVISTS Blow Your Mind In Just 2 Minutes 45 Seconds
By Robin And Partridge And IDION Films
Music By Will Manning
Lyrics By Charlie Partridge, Will Manning And Kat McGarr
Starring Charlie Partridge And Kat McGarr
Costumes Andy Kobelinsky
Creative Consultant Jack Stigner
Thanks Also To Sarah Benetto, Jody Kamali, Kristin Atherton, Saskia Mullins, Liability Eden And Melanie May.
Mosse documents a haunting landscape touched by appalling human tragedy in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, where 5.4 million people have died of war related causes since 1998. Shot on discontinued military surveillance film, the resulting imagery registers an invisible spectrum of infrared light, and renders the jungle warzone in disorienting psychedelic hues. At the project’s heart are the points of failure of documentary photography, and its inability to adequately communicate this complex and horrific cycle of violence.
LA-based producer and composer Deru (aka the Emmy-Award winning Benjamin Wynn) has just announced the upcoming release of 1979, a concept album featuring nine new songs and short films, housed in The Observe Box, a collectable wooden handheld LED projector.
Goat are currently in the studio putting the final touches to their much-anticipated new album before heading out to bring their unique brand of Tribal Psych to crowds across Europe. But for the time being, watch the video, sit back and relax and let the masked tribal psych-rockers transport you to a different World.
See the brilliant new video from Kate Tempest for "The Beigeness", taken from her upcoming debut solo album Everybody Down released on 19 May. Directed by India Banks and Alex Gent, it stars Adeel Akhtar and features the album producer Dan Carey.
Girls Who Read, a short film supported by the Roundhouse's Online Film Fund has been made an Official Honouree in two categories in this year’s Webby Awards.
The film, written and performed by Mark Grist and directed by Guy Larsen, was made one of ten honourees in the categories for Viral Video and Best Individual Performance.
Years of Living Dangerously is a 9-part Showtime documentary television series focusing on climate change that premiered on April 13, 2014. James Cameron, Jerry Weintraub and Arnold Schwarzenegger are executive producers of the series. The weekly episodes feature celebrity investigators, who travel to areas around the world and throughout the U.S. affected by global warming to interview experts and ordinary people and view the impacts of climate change.