In the Mood for Love is a stunningly good movie directed by Wong Kar-Wai, but the soundtrack is rather haunting and powerful. Iwai over at Music Tales muses on the soundtrack, scored by Shigeru Umebayashi, here.
Matthew Thrift at the British Film Institute pens an article on the history of the amazingly psychedelic ‘acid western’. What an appropriate name. Just click the link and it will take you to the article.
https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2F41015068996%2Fvideos%2F10153764937033997%2F&show_text=0&width=560Italy’s finest pianist produces a new work influenced by Erik Satie, but Alessandra Celletti’s video reminds me of something one would have seen on Soviet children’s television.
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Giving a baby a chainsaw – An art apart: The Hafler Trio from Carl Abrahamsson on Vimeo. More amazing news from Carl Abrahamsson: Andrew McKenzie is a highly renowned British artist frequently associated with sound art and experimental music. With great perseverance and integrity, McKenzie has, since the late 1970s, produced a large body of […]
A trailer and a scene from Viy, a Russian film based on the horror story penned by Nikolai Gogol.