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i see a darkness

Sometimes you form a vague image of someone while listening to their music on repeat, which may or may not resemble reality.  When I first went looking for live Bonnie “Prince” Billy, I sat in shocked silence until the very end, when he looked up, bared his teeth, and hissed at the camera.   22 more words

Music

Revenge of the Mekons presents a portrait of a band whose success transcends fame and fortune

I had a bit of a meta experience at the screening of Revenge of the Mekons the other night. Early in the film, the band jokes about the lack of attendance at their shows, and someone explains that you know you are at a… 844 more words

Film

Bonnie Stillwatter, The Devil Is People 12”, 2015

This would be the second brewery-related release Oldham’s been associated with in recent times. The previous one was a 10” single released in March 2013, which had the Bonnie Prince covering a doo-wop number from the sixties called “ 915 more words

Music

Pioneer - short film

A father tells his son the most epic bedtime story ever.

Super glad that Film School Rejects and Short of the Week featured this short by David Lowery (Ain’t Them Bodies Saints). 46 more words

Videos

2015 Atlanta Film Festival: Edén

Inspired by writer-director Elise DuRant’s own childhood experiences in 1980’s Mexico, Edén is an intimately rendered film about coming home.

Nine-year-old Alma is forced to leave Mexico with her artifact-smuggling father, John.   76 more words

2015 Atlanta Film Festival