Category Archives: artists

The Anniversary

Cinema’s vocation in a time of darkness. A year after the Thai coup.

The Anniversary

Cinema’s vocation in a time of darkness. A year after the Thai coup.

Taiki Sakpisit: again, and this time

This is a recent piece I wrote on the astonishing videos of Bangkok-based artist Taiki Sakpisit. I got intrigued by the way he uses montage and repetition, especially in later work, to evoke the sense of risk and urgency in

Taiki Sakpisit: again, and this time

This is a recent piece I wrote on the astonishing videos of Bangkok-based artist Taiki Sakpisit. I got intrigued by the way he uses montage and repetition, especially in later work, to evoke the sense of risk and urgency in

Lav Diaz round-up

Interviews and texts published over the past few years and notes from Cannes 2013, where Lav Diaz’s Norte, Hanggannan ng Kasaysayan went down extremely well. Links:: Lav Diaz on Unspoken Cinema. Comprehensive round-up of early-ish writings on Diaz up to

Lav Diaz round-up

Interviews and texts published over the past few years and notes from Cannes 2013, where Lav Diaz’s Norte, Hanggannan ng Kasaysayan went down extremely well. Links:: Lav Diaz on Unspoken Cinema. Comprehensive round-up of early-ish writings on Diaz up to