It is What it Is

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Watch this funny and smart animation on perception and adapting our views on vimeo

A film by Pepijn Schroeiers - Music by Hollie Harding - Sound Chris Kenyon . Bristol School of Animation 2012.


Green Porno by Isabella Rossellini

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Isabella Rosselini's funny and great Green Porn Videos. Such as this one.


The Hermetic Deleuze Book Event

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Beautiful posts on this book event blog on Joshua Ramey's book The Hermetic Deleuze: Philosophy and Spiritual Ordeal. See for instance the concluding entry Life Undead and Resurrected.

Ship of Theseus at IFFR

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At the International Film Festival Rotterdam the discovery of many great films, such as No by Pablo Larrain (2012) - how Pinochet's regime ended because of a media campaign. Shot on U-Matic that blends fiction with the archival material seemlessly. And the beautiful How to Describe a Cloud by David Verbeek (2012). And also very strong and intelligent Anand Gandhi's first feature Ship of Theseus (2012). The complexities of globalized biopolitics "as good as it gets".   And here for a wonderful interview with Gandhi by Ekta Kapoor for News Laundry. 

Melanie Gilligan's Self-Capital and Popular Unrest

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Melanie Gilligan's visions on the spirit of capitalism are worthwhile exploring. 

See Self-Capital and Popular Unrest and Erik Bordeleau's article on Gilligan's work (in French).


Kuwait Oilpunk

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A flaneur in Salmiya, Baudrillard, and Kuwait Oilpunk. Thorsten Botz-Bornstein's impressions of 21st century cyberpunk.