Lykke Li – Get Some
Combine the best band in France right now, acclaimed director Daniel Wolfe, production by Somesuch & Co, and one of the hottest young actors on the planet and you’re sure to get a banging filmclip.
We scored the world premiere of The Shoes newest video which features Jake Gyllenhaal as a disturbed killing machine who chases his victims up fire escapes, into back alleys, and through strip clubs before he violently slays them.
Susan Crawford, former special assistant to President Obama for science, technology and innovation, and author of Captive Audience: The Telecom Industry and Monopoly Power in the New Gilded Age, joins Bill to discuss how our government has allowed a few powerful media conglomerates to put profit ahead of the public interest — rigging the rules, raising prices, and stifling competition. As a result, Crawford says, all of us are at the mercy of the biggest business monopoly since Standard Oil in the first Gilded Age a hundred years ago.
“The rich are getting gouged, the poor are very often left out, and this means that we’re creating, yet again, two Americas, and deepening inequality through this communications inequality,” Crawford tells Bill.
The nature of reality can be described by multiple paradigms or perspectives. The scientific and the Aesthetic are the two that align most successfully with my sensibilities. This video is a brilliantly made animated short which examines the overlaps of the two paradigms, with respect to flowers. Taken from a piece by Richard Feynman where he talks about how the scientific perspective, from his point of view, can only serve to add to the aesthetic sense of wonder one encounters when taken by the beauty of nature. Take a look.
24×360 is a purely artistic and experimental project using 24 cameras and lightpainting techniques.
The project was born after a very intense year mounting and unmounting our rig in live events.
We then finally sat down at our studio to create inspiring 360 degree bullet time pictures.
Once a kid is born, their genetic fate is pretty much sealed. Or is it? This hour, we put nature and nurture on a collision course and discover how outside forces can find a way inside us, shaping not just our hearts and minds, but the basic biological blueprint that we pass on to future generations.
Content so rich, you'll swear I was compensating for something.