A dystopian future set in the present aftermath

Film Mar 8, 2017

A dystopian future set in the present aftermath

by Giovanni Fazio

With "Homo Sapiens", director Nikolaus Geyrhalter paints a haunting dystopian vision of civilization minus its creators. This unique documentary consists of nothing but steady, perfectly framed wide-shots of abandoned structures and wastelands. Imagine Wes Anderson doing location shots for "The Walking Dead" and you'll ...

Listening to the wind on Battleship Island

Travel Oct 3, 2015

Listening to the wind on Battleship Island

by Tim Hornyak

As if from a dream, the island floated over the sea like a terra-cotta dreadnought from a century ago. I'd arrived at Gunkanjima, or Battleship Island, and its profile was unmistakable from the deck of my ferry battling high waves and winds. Formally known as ...