After months of shooting and editing, my short documentary on Chinatown Fair is finally finished:
A big thank you to everyone that participated in the film and were so willing to be interviewed on camera. I know how close they felt to the arcade and I hope I’ve done it justice. Let me know what you think in the comments.
Here it is! The second video for December, Breuckelen.
If you haven’t already done so, don’t forget to read my last post about the ideas behind it.
My second video of the month is called Breuckelen. It’s an ode to the early genre of films known as city symphonies. It uses a short film called Manhatta (1921) as its inspiration, but moves the setting to modern day Brooklyn. Here’s the original:
Here is the final version of my first film for December, Drift:
As I mentioned in my last post, this video is based on the Situationist idea of the derive, drifting through the city, and a psychogeographic mapping of Manhattan. Enjoy!