Add "Sorry To Bother You" to the mix and there appears to be an Afro-Surrealism resurgence in Black cinema. Surrealism is the 20-century avant-garde artistic and literary movement that sought to stir the creative potential of the unconscious mind position seemingly irrational imagery adjacent to one another. Artist Salvador Dali is among the most respect of that era. Surrealism in film draws … [Read more...] about Get Out, Atlanta, Sorry to Bother You, and The Afro-Surrealist Film Movement
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Exploring Surrealism with Peter Capaldi | Unlock Art Need some help getting to grips with Surrealism? The Doctor will see you now. Peter Capaldi, a former art student, and the latest actor to play Doctor Who settles down on Freud's couch to deliver his wry take on the Surrealist movement. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uPD6okhfGzs& The Case for Surrealism | The Art Assignment | PBS Digital … [Read more...] about Introduction to Surrealism Videos
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https://vimeo.com/199858222 With stunning cinematography (and no CGI), director Oscar Hudson pays homage to Japan’s social phenomenon of ‘Hikikomori’. A dreamy, disconnected electronic beat plays as a Japanese teenager wakes up in his bedroom, visibly troubled at the thought of facing the day ahead of him. But there are tricks at play, as he walks through the door, only to find a replica of his … [Read more...] about Bonobo’s surrealist music video for ‘No Reason’
Electric Sheep Introduction Electric Sheep is a distributed computing project for animating and evolving fractal flames, which are in turn distributed to the networked computers, which display them as a screensaver. - Wikipedia First created in 1999 by Scott Draves, the Electric Sheep is a form of artificial life, which is to say it is software that recreates the biological phenomena of … [Read more...] about Electric Sheep – Interview with Scott Draves