Art & CultureShort Films

A white-cube dance project expressing the depths of grief

Profound grief is an abyss, a flawless emptiness in which feelings find no counterpoint, physical movement yields no consequences. The oppressive weight of loss...

A private home in Bangkok embraces the wind – Baan Sailom

Flow through a private home in Bangkok, designed to embrace the wind as an architectural element. Bangkok-based director Khamkwan Duangmanee showcases the hidden simplicities of...

Discover London's brutalist landmarks with jazz and improv dance

Two men improvise a dance in front of London’s classic brutalist architecture in this monochrome film directed by Casey Brooks. Channeling society's cold and...

A dance rendition of Nina Simone's "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood"

French dancer, model and architect Arthur Cadre makes his directorial debut with this Nina Simone-soundtracked dance video set on a foggy desert road. ‘’With...

Climate refugees look to Mount Etna in this vision of a dying Earth

Sicilians have a word for the rocky, burned path formed by a lava flow—Sciara; along this scorched ground, nature struggles to flourish. It is...

Recall our sacred connection with Mother Earth – WEB

The earth holds our small soft bodies until it decides to swallow, spitting us out again in hope. Hope may be the forgiving force...

Dancing in snow and a plea to Mother Nature on #EarthDay

As the final snowflakes of winter fall, dancers appear from the darkness into a snowy void. They leave behind their wishes for this world,...

Michigan's cannabis users want to change how you think about smokers

“There will come a time when the criminalization and marginalization of cannabis use will seem wild and absurd,” says director Mohammad Gorjestani who debuts...

A bookworm describes the joy of reading

“When I think of certain books, I often remember exactly when and where I read them—on the subway, on a sunny balcony, at a...