Stocktown

Sweden's international video magazine focuses on Africa's vibrant and diversely creative scene

The Web 2.0 era has allowed unprecedented access to self-publishing in music, writing and videos. While this democratization of communication has both drawbacks and benefits, it’s safe to say the amount of content to sift through is staggering. To avoid getting bogged down in viral cat videos and other popcorn for the brain, look to Stockholm-based video magazine Stocktown and its global team of editors, …

#PostModem

A futurist musical short film at the New York Film Festival by Borscht Corp

Just two years ago we were drawn to an up-and-coming Miami filmmaker Lucas Leyva, and his annual hub of creativity, the Borscht Film Festival. It comes as no surprise that Leyva, who helms the festival, would appear on our radar again; this time with a darkly humorous short film that made its way to Sundance and is now being featured at the New York Film …

(Re)turn of the Screw

The screwball comedy has its roots in the sport of cricket

Sponsored content: By Chris Diken of Vimeo In conjunction with Vanity Fair and Film Independent, The Lincoln Motor Company tapped filmmaker Dana Turken to reimagine the classic genre of screwball comedy. Her film “A Likely Story,” is a madcap adventure complete with photo booths, Twitter feuds, nincompoops and the triumph of love. Along with the film, here is a historical exploration of the screwball film …