“You jump out of your window and come one with the concrete, become one with the cement. It felt that could be the only escape.” British 19-year-old artist King Krule brings us, together with Yours Truly’s director Babak Khoshnoud this instalment of NOWNESS’ series Sunrise, Sunset. Featuring the rough-edged and soulful track “Cementality”.
Last weekend we went out to Gent, Belgium to help our friends of A Cut Above with a nice “look-book” video. We chose to go with a simple non-scripted story without changing up the outfits too much, just letting the vibe tell the story. This is A Cut Above, Fall / Winter 2013.
Award-winning director Nabil, sets his most recent masterpiece in the countryside of Great Britain. The video for James Blake and Chance The Rapper’s track “Life Round Here” has been shot entirely in black-and-white and features the pair cruising around in a lowrider.
Raf Simons – creative director at Dior – presents his latest commercial, shot by Romain Gavras. For this cinematic short, Simons picked Robert Pattinson as the new face of the Dior Homme fragrance. Pattinson is filmed in classic black and white, accompanied by model Camille Rowe-Pourcheresse. Take a look at the uncensored official director’s cut.
This spring, multi-disciplinary creative studio Eskimo decided to set out for a month to create a short documentary providing insight into what its like to work in the creative industry. The 15-minute short specifically focusses on what it’s like to produce commercial work for large corporations such as GM and Nike, showcasing ways in which creatives balance “doing what they love” with the pursuit of financial profit. .HUH Magazine
Cheryl Dunn is a filmmaker and photographer based in New York City. For her new feature-length documentary she interviewed several notorious streetphotographers. These people have been wandering around New York City for decades, throwing themselves into the deepest corners of their city to capture its realness. Everybody Street premieres this week at Hot Docs Film Festival in Toronto. Be sure to check out the trailer.
STREET is an unscripted 61-minute high definition video filmed by artist James Nares over one week in September 2011. The final video is a mesmerizing experiment in the nuance and beauty of everyday people and people-watching; providing a global view that extends beyond the streets of New York where it was filmed: from Battery Park to the furthest reaches of Upper Broadway, and West Side to East Side in Nares’ personal homage to actualité films. Take a look at a 2 minute selection of the…
I know a lot of you would like to know what Dough’nut has been up to for the last few months. We haven’t been really active online because we’re adapting to a new, more professional environment. Last year we worked together closely with innovation studio Present Plus. Collaborating with them allowed us to take Dough’Nut to the next level, and we’re definitely raising the bar even more this year. That’s why from now on, our videos will be Present Plus productions.…
A full-blown interactive video experience made by creative agency “Instrument” from Portland, Oregan. “The Build” is an excellent example of how you can tell an online story through seamless collaboration between website and video content. Have a look yourself or just watch the documentary video. Check the interactive experience: THEBUILDFILM.COM