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Re-TROS: Pigs in the River

Re-TROS: Pigs in the River

For Nanjing-based punk outfit Re-TROS’s latest video, director Victor Morales has created a beguiling landscape of glitched cities and distorted beasts. Responding to a...
In a post-truth world riding the metro can kill

In a post-truth world riding the metro can kill

Like a frenzied end-of-days preacher trying to save the lungs—if not the souls—of the commuters he meets, a lone Czech man has made it...
NOWNESS Shorts: Radiator

NOWNESS Shorts: Radiator

Radiator explores drug abuse from the perspective of a young working-class man living with his grandmother while struggling to get off prescription methadone. Filmed...
A West African musician finds a new community on the English seaside

A West African musician finds a new community on the English seaside

On most nights of the week you can spot charismatic Guinean musician Falle Nioke writing or performing on the harbor in the English seaside...
A four-part voguing odyssey w/Benjamin Milan feat. music by Gaika

A four-part voguing odyssey w/Benjamin Milan feat. music by Gaika

Swedish choreographer and movement director Benjamin Milan leads this visual ode on the transformative power of dance. “This film is about my journey in...
Visit the hottest place on Earth with photographer Aïda Muluneh for WaterAid

Visit the hottest place on Earth with photographer Aïda Muluneh for WaterAid

Set in East Africa’s Afar region, in the Danakil Depression—where temperatures regularly soar to 120°F—Addis Ababa-based photographer Aïda Muluneh explores issues around access to...
Apparat: Heroist

Apparat: Heroist

The Berlin-based musician enlisted UK Music Video Award winner Matilda Finn to present a creative response to his restless, snare-driven track. What unfolded was...
Boy racers in the UK’s youngest motorsport competition

Boy racers in the UK’s youngest motorsport competition

Best friends Finlay Damon and Harley McCarthy are stock car racers from the English Midlands. Come rain or shine, these young adrenaline-seekers compete against...
Eight unorthodox artists defining China's underground 🇨🇳

Eight unorthodox artists defining China's underground 🇨🇳

This week we kick off China Wave—our month-long program that puts the spotlight on the rising stars and underground icons using unorthodox yet intimate...
“12 Signs: Aries” by Gary Card and Ferry Gouw

“12 Signs: Aries” by Gary Card and Ferry Gouw

A new monthly series celebrating the iconography of the zodiac kicks off with some cosmic rutting, courtesy of animator Ferry Gouw and set designer...