Posted in “ Art ” tag: 29 entries

Almost Transparent Actor

Aug 04, 2017

JAPAN CUTS!, North America’s largest Japanese film festival, arrives at Japan Society every July to captivate Japanese film lovers of …

アレハンドロ・ホドロフスキー © Taiyo Okamoto

A Conversation With Jodorowsky

Jul 26, 2017

On July 14, 2017, destiny manifest. In a bright room in the offices of ABKCO Music & Records in New …

Searching for Love Where There Is Only Lust

Aug 13, 2016

We live in a clash of opposites: youth and aging, beauty and ugliness, life and death. Even New York City …

The Voices of Footprints

Aug 07, 2016

Perhaps only a handful of people can shine in the world. But around those shining lights, there are an innumerable …

A Spherical Perspective

Jul 31, 2016

A unilateral broadcast can hugely influence society. Known for his previous works “A” and “A2,” director Tatsuya Mori’s first feature …

The World Beyond the Barrier

Jul 12, 2016

What could he show us next? It seems a long time since he was one of the Korean big four, …

An Actor Meets His Greatest Enemy

Jul 07, 2016

Just as Robert De Niro received the Academy Award for Best Actor for “Raging Bull” after “Taxi Driver,” the greatest …

The Mother of the Voice in the Ear

Jun 11, 2016

Is it possible for a film to heal? In complete darkness, we are immersed in the whirring, cooing calls of …

Roy Chiao as Abbot HUI Yuan

It’s Better to Believe in Ghosts

Apr 21, 2016

 

On a dark and moonless night, a grasshopper caught in the center of a spider’s web fights for its life. …

Between Divinity and Obscenity

Jan 08, 2016

Filmmaker Yoshifumi Tsubota pursues personal expression. His film “Big Spectacles,” which features the director and crawls between reality and fiction, …

The Sailing Vessel of Life

Dec 03, 2015

In his work as a filmmaker Portuguese director Miguel Gomes strives to discover the film, and by this approach he …

A Love Letter to Change

Jul 09, 2015

There are no things that never change. That’s why now is precious. Tokyo is on its way to change for …

Different Way of Being

Mar 19, 2015

Past and future, dream and reality interweave to create an utterly indescribable mysterious cosmos in Argentine filmmaker Lisandro Alonso’s latest …

Escaping the Illusion of Reality

Mar 13, 2015

Filmmaker Christophe Honoré’s “Metamorphoses,” loosely based on Ovid’s narrative poem and shown at this year’s Rendez-vous with French Cinema, shoots …

The Psyche of Trapped Mother Rules

Apr 06, 2014

Today’s technology offers us immediate answers, convenience and surprises. Film is no exception. In most mainstream films, things have to …

Repost: Big Waves of Joy Wash Over Us

Mar 17, 2014

 

 

American poet and experimental filmmaker James Broughton celebrated life by breaking taboos and praising eternalities.  “Follow your own …

Death and Rebirth of La Dolce Vita

Nov 14, 2013

‘Momento mori’ – it’s a Latin phrase for “remember that you will die”, a completely different view towards life and …

Finding Ways to Break Cycles

Aug 23, 2013

No matter how much you want to get out of a struggling cycle, it might not be easy to escape …

Surface Tention

Jul 12, 2013

Sundaram Tagore New York is pleased to present Surface Tension, an exhibition showcasing the work of eight dynamic artists known …

James Broughton in 1940’s  photo by Bob Lopez

Big Waves of Joy Wash Over Us

May 12, 2013

 

American poet and experimental filmmaker James Broughton celebrated life by breaking taboos and praising eternalities.  “Follow your own …