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A documentary focusing on the life of HIM frontman Ville Valo. Hosted by Loudwire’s Graham ‘Gruhamed’ Hartmann, ‘Loud Legacy’ begins with the formation of HIM in 1991 and spans all the way into late 2014.HIM existed for six years before the band’s debut full-length, Greatest Love Songs:...
An image is worth a thousand words.Is this the reason why in the world of publishing, journalism, media, illustration is used so often? Be it the cover of a book, or the fact it matches an article, or that it allows to make an infographic or commercial, illustration, still or animated, it has become...
Super Mario Bros, Zelda, Tetris, and the days of summers past! Starting with Atari and Nintendo and tracing the full 8-bit trajectory over the last 30 years. It’s true that video games have gone far beyond the 8 bit format. However, why do they still hold such a tender spot in our hearts? Explored.T...
Francis Bacon was an Irish-born British painter who became very well known for this unusual style of art which could be described as being edgy, emotionally charged and raw. Bacon was a bit slow to get started with regards to his career, it wasn’t until his mid-30’s that he finally found...
Noise: a genre that is difficult for the average person to appreciate. However, when one sees its creation firsthand or creates it oneself, noise becomes a type of musical art that takes on its own appeal and meaning. In People Who Do Noise, noise becomes associated with faces, through interviews wi...
Go inside the glittering world of the super-rich as art critic Alastair Sooke tracks down the ten most expensive paintings to sell at auction. This film tells the stories behind the astronomical prices of art, and why the world’s richest people want to spend their millions on it.Sooke enters a world...
No criminal group in the world is more closely identified with tattoos than the largest: Japan's Yakuza, 80000 strong. In this episode of Marked, we go deep into Japan's underground for an exclusive look at the stunning full body-suits of ink thatmark the skin of today's yakuza. Hidden within the la...
In the summer of 1956, Elvis Presley was 21 years old and was in love with a small-town girl, June Juanico, whom he picked out of the crowd at one of his concerts. This was the summer that witnessed his astonishing rise to fame. Elvis - Summer of '56 contains never-before-seen home movie footage of...
Interviews with: Bjorn Almar (organizer Hammerslagfestival Vinterblot), Rimfrost, Svartahrid, Vreid, Mordichrist,Watain, Ondskapt, Shining. This documentary film is about how the modern Vikings of Scandinavia took the music genre "Black Metal" to its darkest abyss in the mid 90's, and turned words i...
Classical music was introduced into Bolivia by Jesuit priests, but the tradition faded. It is now being resurrected by a classically-trained Bolivian musician who sees this type of music as a way out of the poverty and alienation felt by many young Bolivians.
Ever wondered what it takes to be a part of Cirque du Soleil? Getting to be a one of a kind performer is no small feat. For four months, 16x9 followed Cirque Du Soleil scouts as they scoured the world, searching for the best of the best. Film Duration: 45 min
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AMERICAN SCARY is a look at the nation's tradition of horror hosting, from Zacherley to A. Ghastlee Ghoul. With interviews and footage from major hosts from the 1950s to the present day, such as Zacherley, Vampira, Ghoulardi and others, along with memories from celebrities and fans who were influenc...
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Rasikapriya is a cinematic exploration - the camera's desperate attempt to "see" music. The journey becomes a meditation on Indian rock paintings, sculpture, nature and cities and what the camera manages to create is a canvas of vivid calligraphic designs that often allude to poetry and rhythms of I...
A look inside the life of the brilliant artist and revolutionary Immortal Technique. This guy represents truth for all and the equality for all men,women and children. His music speaks miles and exposes the hidden world of the shadow governments and the elite. Please watch and share. All rights go t...
Jim Morrison was one of the most famous rock singers in the world. He was also the ultimate sex symbol, but Morrison was at war with his own dark demons. Using archive footage, dramatic reenactment and interviews with his closest companions, this documentary details the last hours of Morrison’s life...
The history of films is over-flowing with moments of amazing action scenes, moments where stunt performers - whether to elicit a gasp or a laugh - have often risked life and limb to thrill us. Film clips included are from Commando, Rambo, Roadhouse, Running Man, Pink Panther, Octopussy, Stage Coach,...
no copywrite intendedStill screaming is a documentary abouth scream 1,2,3 it's a really good documentary so please watch, share, comment like and finally subscribe A year in the making, Still Screaming is the definitive documentary on the making of the iconic Scream movies. Dive into the fascinating...
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The documentary "Dub Echoes" shows how the Jamaican invention called dub ended up influencing much of the music we hear today, from electronic music to hip-hop, transforming the studio in a musical instrument and giving way to all of sonic experiments.PS: This is just a trailer of this doc...
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This personal story is told from the perspective of satellite engineer and vocalist Michael Dafferner, who is a member of an unknown "math-core" metal band called Car Bomb. In 2007 Michael ventures out on his first U.S. tour and discovers that performing in an unknown band playing an unkno...
In 1888, in Provence, France, an event occurred that was so bizarre it would enter modern legend. In the red light district on the edge of town a foreigner arrived at the door of a brothel, he was baring a package which he handed to one of the girls, the package contained a bloody piece of his own f...
We Are All Artists, 1936Silent FilmMoving Images from the Harmon FoundationNational Archives at College Park - Motion Pictures, College Park, MDItem from Collection H: Harmon Foundation Collection, 1922 - 1967ARC Identifier 94970 / Local Identifier H-HF-232Creator: Harmon FoundationSeries: Motion Pi...
Perfumers are molecular chemists and sensual creatives who seek to trigger pleasurable memories and associations through our most primitive sense. We follow three different types of perfumer - or nose - to find out how they do it and what it takes to become one. Jean Claude Ellena is in-house nose a...
Once upon a time the ability to draw was seen as the first and most essential skill of any artist, but in the age of the unmade bed and the pickled shark, drawing is widely perceived as an old fashioned activity. Many modern art schools don’t even teach it, preferring to arm their students wit...
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The Wire is an American crime drama tv series which is based in Baltimore, Maryland. Produced by HBO the first episode aired June 2, 2002 and ended in 2008, in its entirety it 60 episodes long all of which are spread out over 5 seasons.The series is highly praised for its literary themes, its unique...
College Street in Kolkata is the throbbing home of a maze of old book shops and stalls and this traditional place of learning and trading hosts the largest non-trading book fair in the world every year. But encroaching globalization, in the form of a modern and fancy book mall being built opposite,...
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Original aired on the BBC in 1994, this documentary follows the jungleclub scene in the UK at the top of its game. Featuring interviews withpioneers LTJ Bukem, Gunsmoke, Shy FX and Fabio among others.Jungle is a genre of electronic music that incorporates influencesfrom genres including breakbeat ha...
Janis Joplin is the undisputed queen of rock and roll. It’s a fact that there had been no female superstar of rock before Janis came along. Her rule of thumb was if it feels good do it.Janis also hides her self-destructive, darker side. She was a very troubled girl and a genius and at the same time...
Meeting People Is Easy takes place during the promotion of Radiohead’s 1997 release OK Computer, containing a collage of video clips, sound bites, and dialogue going behind the scenes with the band on their world tour, showing the eventual burn-out of the group as the world tour progresses. Th...
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Renowned as the "Mind of the Renaissance," the genius of Leonardo da Vinci reaches beyond the centuries.Painter, sculptor, engineer, and scientist, in each field Leonardo da Vinci was both master and pioneer. Creator of some of the world's great artistic masterpieces, such as the Last...
Pink Floyd "The Wall" Documentary is a 25 minute documentary based around The Wall live shows, and features the unloading of the touring equipment as it arrives at the Earls Court venue in 1980, it goes on to show Roger at sound check, and a general walk about during the set up of the August London...
Architect, photographer, curator and blogger, Ai Weiwei is China's most famous and politically outspoken contemporary artist. As Ai Weiwei's latest work is unveiled in the Turbine Hall at Tate Modern, Alan Yentob reveals how this most courageous and determined of artists continues to fight for artis...
This episode offers a look at very different sides of the porn industry, as Louis interviews both male and female stars. He reveals the problems a lot of porn actors face, be it not getting a job in straight films and therefore having to do gay ones, or not getting an erection when it is needed.
Everybody's favourite droid, C-3PO presents an hour-long exclusive celebration of the Star Wars saga including footage from all the Star Wars movies including 'Revenge of the Sith.' Packed with rare behind-the-scenes footage, exclusive clips and specially recorded interviews with a whole host of Sta...
A 60 minute documentary produced by Tiger Aspect for the BBC andbroadcast on 25 December 2008, to celebrate the 25th anniversary ofthe show. It featured interviews with all of the major cast membersand other contributors, including Rowan Atkinson, Stephen Fry, HughLaurie, Richard Curtis, Ben Elton,...
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In his early twenties and with no formal training McCullin began his career in Finsbury Park, London, with pictures of the violent teenage gangs who appeared to rule the roost in the 1950’s. McCullin would however go on to capture history as it was being made baring witness to some of the bloo...