25th September, 2017

Jiajie Yu Contemplates the Isolating Strangeness of Solitude in a Bustling Neon City in ‘Aliens’

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An Independent Musician Forges His Own Creative Path in Jay Salbert’s Intimate Profile Doc ‘AlanMichael’

Documentary, Music

30th August, 2017

Jay Salbert’s artful portrait doc intimately captures the self-determination of a singer putting in the unseen work to accomplish his lifelong goal.

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Parallel Teeth Takes a Cosmic ‘Leap of Faith’ to the De La Solar System in Mr Jukes’ Psychedelic Promo

Music

29th August, 2017

Parallel Teeth explains the technical challenges of creating hypnotic, seizure-free colour sequences in his psychedelic music video for Mr Jukes.

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Steve Martin gets the Green Screen Treatment in Brian Petchers ‘Caroline’ Music Video

Music

25th August, 2017

With Steve Martin, Bill Hader and Cecily Strong in front of the camera, we discuss the pressure of shooting celebrities, green screen and miniature sets

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Join DN for a Cinema Tent Short Film Bonanza at the Reading & Leeds Festivals

Film Festival

24th August, 2017

DN packs a choice selection of the world's finest shorts and heads off to the Reading & Leeds music festivals for our annual Cinema Tent screenings.

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Bryan M. Ferguson Caters to All Your Self-Amputation Needs in Transgressive Alienation Short ‘Flamingo’

Live Action

23rd August, 2017

"The film induced panic attacks and caused some audience members to faint." Bryan M. Ferguson takes DN into the dark world of his self-amputation short.

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A Trio of Strangers Get Their Golden Bug Groove on in Arnau Montanyes’ Impromptu Dance Promo ‘Krokodil’

Music

22nd August, 2017

A trio of strangers are drawn together in musical rapture for an impromptu dance session in Arnau Montanyes' infectious Golden Bug music video.

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A Skilled Piano Restorer Dreams of the Maestro Life in Kevork Aslanyan’s Documentary ‘Balkan Royal’

Documentary

21st August, 2017

Kevork Aslanyan tells DN how an unwanted piano led to the the discovery of the aspirational subject of his first foray into documentary filmmaking.

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A Migrant Worker Faces His Mortality Far From Home in Andrew Moir’s Affecting Documentary ‘Babe, I Hate To Go’

Documentary

17th August, 2017

A Jamaican migrant worker shields his family from his terminal cancer diagnosis in Andrew Moir's affecting documentary of perseverance and acceptance.

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Magic Potions Release Provocative Inhibitions in Pablo Maestres’ Sexy 60s Music Video ‘Coeur Croisé’

Music

16th August, 2017

Pablo Maestres unleashes a colourful fusion of French New Wave & beguiling choreography in his striking 60s promo for Parisian electronic duo Polo & Pan.

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A Kick-Boxing Legend Returns to the Ring to Fight for His Future in Camille Herren’s ‘One More’

Documentary

15th August, 2017

Camille Herren tells DN how he captured a deeply intimate portrait of “Mr. Perfect", the four time world kick-boxing champion Ernesto Hoost.

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How LAMAR+NIK Painstakingly Animated The Shins ‘Half a Million’ Stop-Motion Antics With 5000+ Stickers

Animation, Music

14th August, 2017

5,566 stickers and a hell of a lot of hard work, LAMAR+NIK tell DN how they animated The Shins' stop-motion antics in their playful new promo.

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Girls on Film 2: Before Dawn – Peccadillo Pictures’ Eclectic Collection of Award-Winning Lesbian & Feminist Shorts

Animation, Live Action

11th August, 2017

Curator Diane Gabrysiak & filmmaker Lorelei Pepi talk to DN about Peccadillo Pictures' new eclectic collection of award-winning lesbian & feminist shorts.

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