Lights, Camera, & Sound: Post-Cinema Discussion Part 1 continues………

I’m currently reading a book, a valuable source, about the Post-Cinema theory. The name is Post Cinema: Theorizing 21st-Century Film by Shane Denson and Julia Leyda. I’m reading the Introduction section. I will get to Chapter 1 later weekend. From what I have read, the authors Shane and Julia give contrasting personal recollections from their childhood about cinema’s impact on their lives. It’s good to … Continue reading Lights, Camera, & Sound: Post-Cinema Discussion Part 1 continues………

Lights, Camera, & Sound: Post-Cinema, a Movement, Genre or Neo-Paradigm?

I was pondering a term to explicate the style of the existing cinema culture. Hence, whenever the term ‘Post-‘ is applied in art, music and film it usually refers to ‘after‘ or ‘in between periods.’ I am certain theorists – in this paradigm – are churning the preverbial engine to get their scholarly journals, books, and symposium in circulation to render a clear definition of … Continue reading Lights, Camera, & Sound: Post-Cinema, a Movement, Genre or Neo-Paradigm?

Camera, Sound & Travel: Indonesia Is Calling!

She is so soft, so tender and so vibrant I was surprised to see Vincent Moon back in action so soon. I guess he has a message for COVID-19: va te faire foutre!! This film is the best artist tonic to relax our COVID-19 blues. These two clips are based on Indonesian musicians. What better place to film one these musicians than from the majestic … Continue reading Camera, Sound & Travel: Indonesia Is Calling!

Collection Petities Planetes: That Man holding that camera is Vincent Moon.

Vincent Moon is the videographer maverick who, I believe, has revolutionized film, music and art into a platform to be unscathed by the corporate machine. His videos are like visions. His technique is like a visionary. His name has become legendary amongst the music world. He is the Bodhi, Buddha of cinematography that some may admire or abhor. I see his style is borrowed from … Continue reading Collection Petities Planetes: That Man holding that camera is Vincent Moon.

The Sound…..the Eternal: Singapore’s Transgender Nomadic Noise Pixie

What’s that source in sound? Where’s this priori that ignites our passion to create? What’s that attraction to allow one’s mind, body and spirit to venture without distraction? Sound, space and the human body are all connected to a spectrum beyond comprehension; furthermore, it has led myself to create my own experimental noise music project called HAKM. The film clip above was done around 2011. … Continue reading The Sound…..the Eternal: Singapore’s Transgender Nomadic Noise Pixie