Even the 1% has a 1%.
(The 1% who actually benefit from our current economic policies are actually only 0.01% of us. That gives a better sense of the problem of ‘inequality.’)
Gaza, before and after aerial footage, presumably shot with a GoPro ‘copter.
A mind-bogglingly stupid waste. We waste the planet and each other for the dumbest, greediest, most grandiose fictions. For example, everywhere. It’s a form of collective insanity.
THE SAND STORM (沙尘暴)
Ai Wei Wei is a water smuggler who navigates a tumultuous, dystopian city on the brink of calamity in this lyrical “low-fi sci-fi” short, the implied set-up to an even bigger story.
Short film. Eco-futurist. China. Beautiful. Amazing art direction.
A proof-of-concept, short film narrative reference.
Ferguson Protests: Where Do We Stand? Russell Brand critiques Bill O’Reilly. Surprisingly good analysis of media, race and political economy. Funny.