Experimental Tag Archive

Daniel McKee Unravels the Missing Person Narrative From the Perspective of a Phone Screen in Thriller ‘if you never...

Live Action

5th March, 2019

DN speaks with Daniel McKee about how he was able to build suspense and develop a structured story from a phone in his thriller 'if you never answered x'.

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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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Anne Hollowday Explores Women’s Experiences of Objectification in Provocative Metaphor Doc ‘Bird Watching’


15th February, 2019

DN caught up with director Anne Hollowday to discuss 'Bird Watching', her provocative examination of how women are seen and objectified in modern society.

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Rafa G. Arroyo Sets out on a Haunting Exploration of Death & Original Sin in Eerie Short ‘The Offering’

Art & Fashion

14th February, 2019

Rafa G. Arroyo ventures into an eerie foggy landscape prowled by death in search of a soul to claim as its own in experimental short 'The Offering'.

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Photographer Driely “D” Carter Reflects on Her Work, Drive & Demons in Nina Meredith’s ‘Friendly Ghosts’

Art & Fashion, Documentary

13th February, 2019

Filmmaker Nina Meredith tells DN how she captured the ethos, aesthetic and demons of lauded self-made photographer Driely “D” Carter in 'Friendly

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Body Language: Painful Sex

Asides, Documentary

6th February, 2019

Sindha Agha inventively tells the story of a woman who spends years having the pain she experiences during sex dismissed by doctors in 'Painful Sex'.

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Sam Mason Unveils the Seeds of an Epic Mythology in Surreal YGT Short ‘Sinking Ship’

Animation, Art & Fashion, Music

4th February, 2019

Sam Mason talks to DN about crafting a new mythology through surreal landscapes & impossible characters in his YGT collaboration 'Sinking Ship'.

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Six Actors Seek Out Tragedy in Marc Ortiz & NUU’s Expressionistic Multidisciplinary Music Short ‘Ophelia’

Art & Fashion, Music

31st January, 2019

Dir. Marc Ortiz shares how experiment short film 'Ophelia' evolved from a music video into a multidisciplinary collaboration with electronic pop duo NUU.

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Amyra Leon & Renee Mao Collaborate on Original Film and Poem ‘The Sound of Drowning’

Art & Fashion, Music

18th January, 2019

Renee Mao tells DN how she crafted an abstract yet emotionally authentic reflection of Amyra Leon's artistic voice in 'The Sound of Drowning'.

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Discover How a Love for Natural Textures Led Emily Scaife to Create RCA Animation ‘Attraction’


17th January, 2019

Inspired by the textures in nature she'd been photographing Emily Scaife's 'Attraction' invites its viewers into the intricate world of insect attraction.

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Gloom // Bloom

Art & Fashion, Asides

16th January, 2019

Etienne Perrone journeys through the end days in a hypnotic mix of urban and landscape cinematography in experimental short 'Gloom // Bloom'.

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David Gesslbauer & Michael Lange Weave an Epic Tale of a Fatal Trade in Impressive Vertical Short ‘[ UNUM...

Live Action

3rd January, 2019

We discover how David Gesslbauer & Michael Lange created an epic tale of a fatal trade which unfolds within the confines of a vertical frame in ' UNUM '.

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