Archive for February 23rd, 2007

The Bureau of Public Secrets with an upgraded english version of “The Society Of The Spectacle” screened at ATA, and what about S.O.S. 2.0 you ask??

Friday, February 23rd, 2007

“The only interesting venture is the liberation of everyday life, not only
in a historical perspective, but for us, right now. This project implies the
withering away of all the alienated forms of communication. The cinema, too, must be destroyed.” G. Debord

The Society of the Spectacle is neither an ivory tower “philosophical” discourse nor a helplessly impulsive [...]

Viral Video Olympics at Station 40 spans the short attentions in a media-seppuku orgy

Friday, February 23rd, 2007

Last night Station 40 hosted a Viral Video Olympics night, which was like a couch potato’s media seppuku ritual. A scene which could have been a gorey cubicle outtake from the 9-5 lunch break with fellow wage-slaves unable to unplug their online umbilical/existenz cords. But this cozy public living room of the old Mission [...]