Despite Kadazia Allen-Perry's youth, her cystic fibrosis has forced her to confront her own mortality. In her autobiographical documentary, Chronic Means Forever, the African-American first-time filmmaker provides an intimate exploration into the feelings of alienation and frustration which accompany her life-long diagnosis. Allen-Perry is faced daily with the perpetual struggle to...

By way of Seattle and San Diego, artist Ian Ferguson seems to finally have hit his artistic stride amidst the urban rawness of Chicago. This documentary takes a quick glance at the new direction of his works -- with a special focus on large-scale works, paper cuts, and mixed media...

For the seventh installment of Scion's Art Tour, Matt Goldman -- former Senior Art Director for Shepard Fairey's Studio Number One -- has put together a hilariously brilliant video that takes wacky inflatable arm men (that look like ice pops) and sets them to Spanish language dance jams in a...

If you are looking for films from today, Sunday, the 30th, you can see them here. Below are choice picks for the FINAL week of the San Francisco International Film Festival! Get your butt out there. Full festival details and movie listings here. --- American Teacher If you're an average American, you know that...

Animalistic, ritualistic romp with Nick Cave, entitled Meet Me At The Center Of The Earth -- going on from now through June 5th, 2011. You'd be a fool not to. ...

How To Die In Oregon This film does not beat around the bush. Beginning with a terminally-ill cancer patient who dies on camera, How To Die In Oregon explores the sensitive issue of physician-assisted suicide. Directed by Peter D. Richardson - UNITED STATES SHOWTIMES Sun, Feb 20 @ 9:30am (B1) Mon, Feb 21 @ 7:30...

Wanted to share this extremely detailed process video for an ornate wall-painting / collage created by Supakitch and Koralie, installed at Världskulturmuseet in Göteborgs, Sweden. Video by elroy.fr and music by DLid. ...

Multi-talented musician/artist/everything Sebastian Blanck has some pretty cool time-lapse collage portraits posted on his Vimeo. Check out this one of Chris Keating of Yeasayer: Chris Keating from sebastianblanck on Vimeo. And this one of Hisham Bharoocha from Soft Circle: Hisham Bharoocha from sebastianblanck on Vimeo....

This week's recommended picks! Go to the website for the Seattle International Film Festival for more details. Some Days Are Better Than Others Four Portlanders with different -- yet very Portland, Oregon-esque -- lives spend their days trying to find meaningful human connections. The sell here is the acting debut of The...

The relationship between visuals and music are starting to be explored ad nauseum by musicians of all calibers and stages in their careers, but it's important to take a look back on the forces and individuals who have brought our musical-visual synthesis to its current popularity. Northwest Film Forum's upcoming...

I went to the Henry Art Gallery today with no expectations and was blown away by the William Kentridge exhibit. A South African native that has achieved world-class fame for his drawings, installations, performance arts, animations, and more, Kentridge currently has a body of work on display at the Henry...

Two months ago, I received a black journal. It was the project of a fifth grade class, and my task was to add my contributions and then pass it on in a week's time. Although it was not a new idea to me, it was a lot of fun, despite...