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Meet the Japanese girl living in a Canadian world

Meet the Japanese girl living in a Canadian world

“We wanted to tell a story with a woman we love,” say directors Cassandra Surina and David Ehrenreich. “A true outlier wherever she calls...
A portrait of Canadian art patron and dandy Bruce Bailey on the healing power of art

A portrait of Canadian art patron and dandy Bruce Bailey on the healing power...

“It feels like he stumbled out of the Edwardian era, through a portal at the back of an antique closet...” says director Paul Sam...
Selfies on the Swiss mountains in (Re)framing Switzerland, Part 2

Selfies on the Swiss mountains in (Re)framing Switzerland, Part 2

The second part of artist and filmmaker Simon Roberts’ project, Sight Sacralization: (Re)framing Switzerland, is currently on show at London’s Saatchi Gallery. Robert’s returns...
“Untitled” by Matthew Donaldson for Kvadrat

“Untitled” by Matthew Donaldson for Kvadrat

The filmmaker Matthew Donaldson’s hypnotic film tribute to the Danish textiles brand Kvadrat is a slow-motion masterpiece. Read the full feature on NOWNESS: http://bit.ly/1DjxNI0Watch...
A father and his son get into the Christmas spirit

A father and his son get into the Christmas spirit

Every Christmas, in a busy village near the northern reaches of Argentina, a humble family home transforms into a multitudinous display of blinking festive...
Yellow: Asian creatives deconstruct a common racial slur

Yellow: Asian creatives deconstruct a common racial slur

Using mixed filming formats, photography and cinematic styling, LA-based director Anthony Pham explores the significance of the word ‘yellow’—a pejorative term used to describe...
Get down and dirty with your household appliances in this queer-positive dance number

Get down and dirty with your household appliances in this queer-positive dance number

London-based director David Wilson, known for his music video work for Arctic Monkeys, Tame Impala, and Christine and the Queens, celebrates self-pleasure and the...
Laurence Fishburne in "A Man's Story" (Excerpt) by Varon Bonicos

Laurence Fishburne in "A Man's Story" (Excerpt) by Varon Bonicos

The Oscar-nominated actor Laurence Fishburne gives Savile Row designer Ozwald Boateng a whirlwind culinary lesson at his Hollywood home in this clip from the...
How the South Shore Drill Team uses dance to transform young lives in Chicago

How the South Shore Drill Team uses dance to transform young lives in Chicago

Titus Batts and DeSonni Hardge are the young co-captains of South Shore Drill Team, a non-profit organization based in Chicago that uses performance art...
New Orleans chef Mason Hereford rewrites the rules on sandwich-making

New Orleans chef Mason Hereford rewrites the rules on sandwich-making

In a city famous for its po’boy spots and gumbo joints, there’s one chef who has ripped up the New Orleans cookbook and stuck...