3. A context
Easterndaze includes a highly progressive imagery to its concept. Not only the conjuncture visual representations of music, but artists who are using technology to travel dimensions.
, a London-based creative studio brought the transformation with body projection mapping and strong base sounds of a Gheisha into a demon. The Glitchy Gheisha
keeps people in place and seduces them with blues and reds throughout the entire time of the transformation. Seductive technology meets seductive dancing and costume.
Looking at Easterndaze’s program you can easily get the political breeze and indubitably shape yourself a context. The films are probably one of the most productive celebration of uniqueness and counter mainstream films selection.
is usually hosting independent actions, being small (32 places) and independent itself (since ‘94). Speaking of DIY, of oppression, of money loss, money denial, independent and beyond public recognition achievements, counter culture and art abstinence, isolation, coincidence, solidarity, rescue, composers of noise, composers of silence through music in context, through sounds of contexts.
Here's a list of the city, context, movie, country of origin, coated in personal annotations:
PRAGUE/Czeck Underground Scene / 31 Endings / 31 Beginnings
, CZ, 2015 – the depth of underground.
BUCHAREST/ DIY music scenes from hip hop to electronics/ Balta Alba
, RO, 2016 – couldn’t see it, way too many wanted to.
CLUJ/ Portrait of electronic music pioneer Rodion GA / Dream Images
–RO, 2016 – continuous laughter and unexpected secrets.
BRATISLAVA/ work in progress screening / A Room of One's Own
, SK, 2013–2016 – Darkislava
BRATISLAVA/ Noise in music/ HUDOBNÍCI: MARTIN BURLAS
, SK, 2015 – low regrets composer.
BRATISLAVA/ Avantgarde in classical music/ HUDOBNÍCI: LADISLAV KUPKOVIČ
, SK, 2015 – no regrets composer.
BUDAPEST/ Hungary Then And Now/ East Punk Memories
, HU/FR 2012 – disappointment and joy before and after the wall.
BUDAPEST/ SHORTS Galactic Jackson HU, 2016– a local Freddie Mercury.
BUDAPEST/ AND Orbán Népe (Orban Nation) HU, 2016 – fresh and hardcore.
WARSZAWA/ Experimental music and visuals/ 15 Corners of the World
, PL, 2014 – hear with eyes, see with ears.
BERLIN/ Counter cultural art/Praxis - Nothing Happens in the Absence of Noise
, UK/GER 2015- no, that was breakcore.
BERLIN/ Night life and gender/ Sounds Queer
, DE, 2014– a story of labour and queer and both these intertwined.
BELGRADE/ Underground music and other arts/ Beograd Underground
, E/RS 2012 – Underground? what underground?