Category Archives: experimental

SPACE IS THE PLACE produced by Jim Newman, directed by John Coney, written by Sun Ra


Space Is the Place is an 82-minute film made in 1972 and released in 1974. [1] [2] It was produced by Jim Newman, directed by John Coney, written by Sun Ra, Joshua Smith and features Sun Ra and his Arkestra. … Continue reading

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Len Lye: Swinging the Lambeth Walk


“Swinging the Lambeth Walk (1939), a four-minute, hand-painted Dufaycolor film ‘with a colour accompaniment by Len Lye‘, matches visual motifs to musical instruments: diagonals introduce piano phrases, circles express drum beats, wavy horizontals represent guitars licks, vertical lines map base … Continue reading

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JUST ANCIENT LOOPS -Bill Morrison


“Just Ancient Loops” combines the genius of three people and three mediums for a truly unique experience. Israeli-born American Maya Beiser, dubbed the “cello goddess” by The New Yorker, creates radical works for the cello, re-imagining her instrument’s boundaries. To celebrating the release of … Continue reading

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Free Radicals – A History of Experimental Film (2010)


In this film essay, Chodorov examines the lives and work of such experimental luminaries as Hans Richter, Michael Snow, Peter Kubelka, Stan Brakhage and the godfather of the New American Cinema, Jonas Mekas. Named after the Len Lye‘s landmark experimental … Continue reading

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THE ACT OF KILLING


SYNOPSIS THE ACT OF KILLING A film by Joshua Oppenheimer Anwar Congo and his friends have been dancing their way through musical numbers, twisting arms in film noir gangster scenes, and galloping across prairies as yodelling cowboys. Their foray into … Continue reading

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NuFormer, 3D Mocap Mapping – NuFormer/Motek, Zierikzee, the Netherlands – March 2012 – Full Version (20 min)


NuFormer Mocap mapping try-out Zierikzee, the Netherlands – March 2012 NuFormer presents Mocap Mapping, a brand-new innovative combination of 3D video mapping projection and live motion capture. This mix allows for engaging interaction between the audience and a 3D character … Continue reading

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Face Video Mapping by Oskar e Gaspar & DROID I.D.


Samsung Portugal produced this eye-popping clip which features some of the coolest projection mapping we’ve seen – using a human being as the projection surface instead of a building or screens (It was no simple task – in order to … Continue reading

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