The Iranian director sets his latest film in Japan (in Japanese) with newcomers. The pervasive discomfort throughout manages to linger after the film ends, but the viewer is left to determine the conclusion.
The crowd at the sold out Terminal 5 show sang happy birthday to Steven Ellison, better known as Flying Lotus, twice. Ellison, along with his Brainfeeder crew, is in the midst of a NYC takeover to support his new album, Until the Quiet Comes.
Finding and decorating a spacious living room in New York is a challenge. Tatzu Nishi decided he would build his own, right around the statue of Columbus. But don't worry, as an artistic endeavor, it's open to the public.
Frank Ocean's unfortunately abbreviated set was likely the main draw for the first night of All Tomorrow's Parties in NYC.
The 2012 Social Good Summit spread out across three days in New York and across the world, with events in Beijing and Nairobi, through the technology of Mashable and Meetup. Panels and discussions ensued about the role individuals, particularly youths, and technology play in influencing the "global conversation".
Bloc Party return stateside in support of a strong new record, playing its version of a "greatest hits" show to fantastic results.
The Killers take direction from Werner Herzog in their Amex UNSTAGED performance bringing Battle Born to the Bronx.
The upcoming Brooklyn Pour, presented by The Village Voice, promises over 100 craft beers and entertainment.
POPMATTERS SPONSOR: Chrissy Murderbot and Dani Shivers put on a high energy show for people looking to do their thing at Chicago's Double Door.
If the protestors outside on the Barclays Center Ribbon cutting day might have indicated, the new arena, and home for NBA's Nets, has stirred up controversy and excitement.