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10.10.13 Marina Galperina

This is the first cover that director Gaspar Noé has shot. (Scroll down for boob.) Pop-electro-crooner Sky Ferreira released that “You’re Not the One” Tony Scott homage music video recently, so it makes perfect sense. She’s on that film-cred. Enter the Void director Gaspar Noé has previously directed a seizure-inducing music video for Animal Collective, one with an unsettlingly […]

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01.29.13 Andy Cush

Lyrically, Animal Collective’s “Applesauce” is a song about the simple sensory pleasures of eating a good fruit, and possibly the fear of death and environmental collapse that comes with a good fruit’s decay. Sonically, it’s complete overload, taking the more-is-more approach of 2007’s Strawberry Jam to its logical conclusion–all polyrhythmic drumming, burbling synthesizers, and frantically melodic vocals. Enter […]

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01.07.13 Marina Galperina

And it sounded so hot. Filmmaker/mind-fucker Gaspar Noé has just directed a music video for Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds’ much-anticipated, confusingly Ke$ha-like titled “We No Who U R” single off their upcoming “Push the Sky Away” album and it sounded so hot!!!  Were you expecting seizing neon titles and DMT-hued Paz De La Huerta? Sorry you didn’t get exactly what you want […]

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02.24.11 Marina Galperina

Kanye’s spastic neon titles in the Hype Williams-directed video for ‘All of the Lights’ are identical to those in the first two minutes of Gaspar Noé’s Tokyo junkie epic Enter the Void. Comparatively (below), Ye’s are a bit simpler and spell out all that “fast cars and shooting stars” nonsense. […]

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11.29.10 Marina Galperina

The US cut of the epic erotic video art/short film set Destricted is out on DVD this month. It’s a bit different than the UK version: Marina Abramović’s mythical Earth fuck isn’t in, but Larry Clark’s interview/awkward anal still is. […]

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09.27.10 Marina Galperina

With Enter the Void Gaspar Noe made a definitive drug/avant-garde film based the Tibetan Book of the Dead. Last night at the IFC Center he said, “I’m not spiritual.” […]

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04.16.10 Marina Galperina

With the US release pushed way back, here’s a NSFW French trailer for Gaspar Noe’s junky-porn-art-horror ‘Enter the Void.’ It’s pretty self-explanatory, no subs needed. Critics are either loving it up or hating on it, and those that are hating on it sometimes get personalized responses from the filmmaker to the effect of: “Why do […]

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04.05.10 Marina Galperina

Previously teased with some neon signage seizures, here’s comes the second teaser trailer for Gaspar Noe’s neon junkie-porn art film, Enter the Void. With IFC Films moving the US release date  to September, you’ll have to settle for these erratic colorful bursts of stripper action. […]

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02.26.10 Marina Galperina

Those of you tirelessly trolling for news on Gaspar Noe’s latest arthouse cinema mind-fuck probably already know that the three-hour-long, 2001: A Space Odyssey-inspired trip through hell has been picked up for distribution by IFC Films with a US release slated for March 22nd. […]

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