29.09.14 by Jeff

Official Trailer: “Inherent Vice” by Director Paul Thomas Anderson

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The official trailer for “Inherent Vice” has been released and it looks fantastic! The film is the seventh feature from director Paul Thomas Anderson, who also wrote the screenplay based on a Thomas Pynchon novel.

The all-star cast includes Joaquin Phoenix, Josh Brolin, Owen Wilson, Katherine Waterston, Reese Witherspoon, Benicio Del Toro, Martin Short, Jena Malone, Eric Roberts, Michael K. Williams, Maya Rudolph, and musician Joanna Newsom. The icing on the cake for me is the music is once again by Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood.

Watch the official trailer below! Can’t wait.

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29.09.14 by Jeff

Meggs

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New works by Meggs, from “Spoiled Rotten”, his recent solo show in Detroit. 1xRun is selling prints of the work from the show. Lots more below.

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29.09.14 by Jeff

“Eyes of Hitchcock” Mesmerizing Supercut by Kogonada

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This is AWESOME. Filmmaker Kogonada has sort of become the king of the supercut, collecting all the hand gestures in Bresson films, one-point perspectives in Kubrick filmscentered shots in Wes Anderson films and many other essays as he’d call them.

“Eyes of Hitchcock” is a mesmerizing journey through the work of Alfred Hitchcock using a repetitive technique that I haven’t seen used so effectively. Love this. You can read a great interview with Kogonada on Filmmaker. Watch the video below!

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29.09.14 by Jeff

“The Black Balloon” by Josh & Benny Safdie

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A black balloon searches for companionship after losing all of its friends. A short film by Josh and Benny Safdie. Watch “The Black Balloon” below.

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29.09.14 by Jeff

Matt Wojtan

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Drawings by artist Matt Wojtan. Found via September Submissions. More below.

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29.09.14 by Jeff

Michael George

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Photos by Brooklyn-based photographer Michael George. Found via September Submissions post. More below.

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29.09.14 by Jeff

Dean Monogenis

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Paintings by artist Dean Monogenis. More below.

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29.09.14 by Jeff

POW! WOW! Paints Hawaiian Airlines

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Hawaiian Airlines is a big reason why my friends out in Hawaii are able to make the massive Pow! Wow! mural festival happen each year. Each year the airline covers the flights of many of the world’s best artists for the event, and recently they invited artists to put their work all over the runway. This really illustrates to me the way the Pow! Wow! organizers have grown their event in a few short years; it’s the product of building lasting relationships with people and companies, making sure everyone benefits. If you’re organizing an annual event you could learn a lot from the way they’re going about things.

Watch the video below of the Hawaiian Airlines ground service vehicles getting the Pow! Wow! treatment. I’m already looking forward to February!

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