David Lynch’s album The Big Dream drops on the 15th
Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) force fed under standard Guantánamo Bay procedure
As Ramadan begins, more than 100 hunger-strikers in Guantánamo Bay continue their protest. More than 40 of them are being force-fed. A leaked document sets out the military instructions, or standard operating procedure, for force-feeding detainees. In this four-minute film made by Human Rights organisation Reprieve and Bafta award-winning director Asif Kapadia, US actor and rapper Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def), experiences the procedure.
Why does the Obama Administration not set free the detainees cleared for release?
Shame. Shame. Shame.
It’s party time in Marteinn Thórsson’s XL
Ólafur Darri Ólafsson wins Best Actor for his performance in Marteinn Thórsson’s XL, “an ugly film, a dirty film, a film that you almost need to take a shower after wallowing in all the filth within,” wrote Swarez at Twitch in February. “It’s not a film for everyone, for sure, but it’s above all a good film.” Ólafsson plays Leifur, an alcoholic Icelandic MP throwing one last party before he enters rehab.
And I said no no no
Well this just gave me a massive wave of anxiety
Here’s the first teaser for Ridley Scott and Cormac McCarthy’s new film The Counselor.
I did not expect it to look at all like this.
An amazing outtake from Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master
(wassup with Joaquin Phoenix?)
Evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins introduces the Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors’ Showcase 2013 in Cannes and spreads his memes.
ImageOscillite: Say what you will about Richard Dawkins, but the last three and half minutes of this speech is one of my favorite psychedelic meme-ified knowledge-dropping explosions of weirdness ever.
Big Audio Dynamite
Directed by Jim Jarmusch
WaxandMilk: Maybe the most slept on black-and-white posse cut video.