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Tungrus

Asides, Documentary

5th March, 2019

Rishi Chandna’s delightful doc 'Tungrus' captures the life of a domineering pet rooster who terrorises a Mumbai family in their cramped suburban apartment

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A Rural Woodworker Consumed by Grief Builds His Own Coffin in Sanford Jenkins Jr.’s USC Short ‘A Craftsman’

Live Action, Premiere

4th March, 2019

Sanford Jenkins Jr. joins DN for the premiere of his USC Diploma short 'A Craftsman', the story of a grief stricken widower who builds his own coffin.

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Michelob: Call From Nature 

Asides, Live Action

4th March, 2019

DN regular Ian Pons Jewell transforms busy city dwellers into a collection of migrating animalistic entities in new Michelob ad spot 'Call From Nature'.

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Caravan Palace: Miracle

Asides, Music

1st March, 2019

A conquistador encounters a hidden female civilization where men are but a functional cog in their hyper evolved plans in Double Ninja's 'Miracle'.

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FAKE

Art & Fashion, Asides

28th February, 2019

Videographer/Photographer Valentina Quijada perfectly captures the languid leisure of youth in her beautifully styled fashion spot 'FAKE'.

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The Mano: The Burning of Wooden Engraved Plates

Animation, Asides

27th February, 2019

Adolpho Avril’s 'The Mano: The Burning of Wooden Engraved Plates' provides a discordant expression of the outsider artist’s obsessive universe.

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Glimpse the Unseen World of Mysterious Connections in Ollie Verschoyle’s ‘Madeleine’

Film Festival, Live Action, Premiere

22nd February, 2019

DN talks to Ollie Verschoyle about taking up the role of director alongside his cinematographer duties on 'Madeleine' - a story of interconnected clarity.

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Yo Vo Takes a Shot at Contemporary Culture’s Blind Adoration in Disquieting Fashion Short ‘Copycat’

Art & Fashion

21st February, 2019

Yo Vo tells DN how Jonathan Glazer, Yorgos Lanthimos and dual cinematographers helped shape his fashion film takedown of influencer culture, 'Copycat'.

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The Second Coming

Animation, Asides

20th February, 2019

Eoin Duffy flexes his geometric animation skills in this interpretation of Irish poet William Butler Yeats’s 'The Second Coming', created for TED Ed.

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Eric Faden Opens Our Eyes to the Narrative Possibilities of Cinematic Blindness in Video Essay ‘Visual Disturbances’

Documentary

19th February, 2019

Eric Faden discusses exploring the hidden film style of “the invisible cinema” deployed by Tati & Haneke in his video essay 'Visual Disturbances'.

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Nocturne

Animation, Asides

19th February, 2019

A strange group of creatures gather to gamble, putting their souls at stake in Anne Breymann’s darkly surreal stop motion short 'Nocturne' (Nachtstück).

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Mitski : A Pearl

Animation, Asides, Music

18th February, 2019

Saad Moosajee, Danaé Gosset and Art Camp’s 1,480 frames of animation for Mitski's 'A Pearl' is a perspective shifting bona fide work of art!

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