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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...

Guo Pei: Embroidered Dreams | the making of China's first couturier

As a child, internationally acclaimed fashion designer Guo Pei would listen to tales her grandmother told about the extravagant gowns worn by women in...

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...