The past few years have seen a resurgence in popularity of Asian-directed films, with productions like “Parasite” and “Squid Games” sending ripples across the international movie world while receiving critical acclaim. But Asian cinema is not merely defined by big blockbuster productions and expensive budgets. On the contrary, the independent film industry is where some...
As Valentina Sampaio walked the red carpet of the Met Gala in the physical world in Iris van Herpen, she also shared the names of American trans lives lost this year on a computer generated dress designed by digital artist NERI, via a parallel virtual reality expressed through short film.
Pride month has arrived, heralding a celebration of spirit and living out loud, as well as a time for reflection. A symbolic expression of freedom and joy, Pride also represents an honest exploration of identity, sexuality, and gender, aiming to empower voices that too often go unheard.