Bill Morrison
Reviews // 2 Articles
Blogs // 4 Articles
//Reviews

'The Miners' Hymns': Labor and Poetry
7 Feb 2012 // 10:15 PM

Beautifully and evocatively, Bill Morrison's film traces the changes of fortune for the mines and miners, the industry and communities of Northern England.

Cinemad Almanac 2009
16 Jul 2009 // 4:59 PM

If this recent compilation is any indication, very little has changed in the land of the self-indulgent (and deluded) cinematic short.

//Blogs

The Dissolution of War in 'Beyond Zero'
6 Aug 2015 // 7:30 AM

A dream or collective memory mediated by dying nitrate into a mournful musical space.

Jóhann Jóhannsson & Wordless Music Orchestra Perform 'The Miners' Hymns'
2 Feb 2012 // 1:30 AM

A rare, live performance of The Miners' Hymns.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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