1. The Crystal World


    from pry Added

    A different world inspired by J. G. Ballard's science fiction novel The Crystal World (1966). My recording of tropical rainforest bird calls taken in the night has been transformed into a beautiful…

    + More details
    • High-Rise: Facades Separating Us from the Soil


      from De Filmkrant Added 777 7 1

      Anyone familiar with the works of writer J.G. Ballard knows that he uses the luxury high-rise as a metaphor for society, with the filthy rich on top, looking down on those dwelling on the lowest floors.…

      + More details
      • HIGH-RISE Q&A with director Ben Wheatley and Nitehawk's Senior Film Programmer, Caryn Coleman


        from Nitehawk Cinema Added 35 2 0

        Following the New York premiere of HIGH-RISE at the Tribeca Film Festival, director Ben Wheatley came to Nitehawk on April 21 to talk about Ballard, architecture, sound design, and Tom Hiddleston.…

        + More details
        • K08. Mites del Futur Pròxim. Simon Sellars, Bruce Sterling, V. Vale (VO En)


          from CCCB Added 30 0 0

          Simon Sellars, de la Universitat de Monash, Austràlia, i creador de la pàgina www.ballardian.com , V. Vale, editor de la revista contracultural Re/Search i autor de destacada bibliografia…

          + More details
          • SLEEPCHAMBER~ " Warm Leatherette" (official video)


            from JOHN ZEWIZZ Added 938 3 0

            Video by JOHN ZEWIZZ (Featuring SUE CHOPELAS:Model) From the 1985 Release SUBMIT TO DESIRE (Although this track did not show up on the vinyl LP, it waz released az a 7" 45rpm single) Inspired…

            + More details
            • HIGH-RISE stars Tom Hiddleston and Jeremy Irons at TIFF 2015


              from Red Carpet Diary Added 45 1 0

              Tom Hiddleston and Jeremy Irons star in the new film by cult British director Ben Wheatley (Kill List, A Field in England), an ambitious adaptation of the J.G. Ballard novel about a London apartment…

              + More details
              • CRASH 2 - AUTOCIDE


                from African Noise Foundation Added

                Aryan Kaganof | 2009 | 12min 04sec. | video | Sweden-South Africa | music by KOEFF | 1. Contemporary media are characterized by a stammering stream of an ever growing schizophrenic ‘logic…

                + More details
                • WHAT I BELIEVE


                  from MATTEO BITTANTI Added

                  My teaching philosophy. Inspired by J.G. Ballard’s “What I Believe”, originally published in French in Science Fiction # 1 (edited by Daniel Riche, January 1984) and subsequently…

                  + More details
                  • CRASH CHANNEL (triptych)


                    from African Noise Foundation Added

                    Aryan Kaganof | 201? | 11min 15sec. | video | South Africa | What openly presents itself as diverted in theoretical form, denying the durable autonomy of the sphere of the theoretically expressed…

                    + More details
                    • Kingdom Come


                      from Alwynne Pritchard Added 231 1 0

                      Extracts from the world premiere performance at the Only Connect festival, Diorama, Oslo. With Adam de la Cour & Stine Janvin Motland (voices), Zubair Ali Syed (voice and harmonium) and Thorolf…

                      + More details

                      What are Tags?


                      Tags are keywords that describe videos. For example, a video of your Hawaiian vacation might be tagged with "Hawaii," "beach," "surfing," and "sunburn."