Five Video Clips from Côte d’Ivoire

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Three years have passed by since the end of the last crisis in Côte d'Ivoire. Now, an atmosphere of departure can be felt throughout the country. This list reflects this atmosphere without forgetting about the problems the country is facing.

Author: Valentin Zill
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Design: Akaliko Records
Sound: Vanga Sound System

In der Hitfabrik: Roman Camenzind

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Der Produzent Roman Camenzind von der Schweizer Produktionsfirma Hitmill gibt jede Idee an die Musiker und Musikerinnen weiter. Und trifft immer wieder den Geschmack der Massen. Ein Kurzbesuch in der Hitfabrik.

Author: Milena Krstic
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Design: Uno
Photo: Hitmill
Sound: Hitmill
Remix: Alexander Dmitriev
Extra: Robert Camenzind

Neue Musik: das Klicken der Curlingsteine

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In der Neuen Musik bewegt sich die jüngste Generation von Komponisten und Komponistinnen jenseits der Stilgrenzen – und entdeckt auch das politische Engagement wieder. Eine Tour d'Horizon von Johannes Kreidler bis Cathy van Eck.

Author: Cécile Olshausen
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Design: Uno
Photo: Silvana Torrinha
Sound: Annafruit

Protest Music in Hong Kong

Norient Snap by Faisal Khan

Around the protests in Hong Kong a hole art movement is growing. New songs accompany the demonstrations, and speak out for democracy. A round-up of protest videos.

Author: Andrin Uetz
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Design: Faisal Khan
Photo: Winnie Lau
Sound: Dhaka Dub Hierarchy

Polyrhythmic Ukrainian Noise

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Dmytro Fedorenko and Kateryna Zavoloka are two Ukrainian composers from Kiev who moved to Vienna two years ago. Zavoloka's EP «Volya» is inspired by the Ukrainian revolution. An interview on music, war, and protest.

Author: C-drík Fermont
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Quote: Dmytro Fedorenko
Design: Apollonia
Sound: Dhaka Dub Hierarchy

Five Video Clips from Germany Vol. 2

Norient Snap by Ali Kazmi

Scholar Holger Schulze from Lüneburg is focussing on really heavy videos from trash to rave with a great deal of irony and parody – a real counterpoint to the first round of German video clips some weeks ago.

Author: Holger Schulze
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Design: Ali Kazmi
Sound: Ali Kazmi

Five Video Clips from Singapore

Norient Snap by Ali Kazmi

The audio-visual collective Syndicate sent us a highly varied journey through beautiful and well produced pictures and some lo-fi aesthetics from Singapore. We even stop by the Taoist Disneyland of Haw Par Villa.

Author: Syndicate
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Design: Ali Kazmi
Sound: Ali Kazmi

Popmusik statt Ecopop

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Im Berner Museum für Kommunikation ist die Ausstellung «Oh Yeah! – Popmusik in der Schweiz» zu sehen. Sie zeigt einen farbigen und interaktiven Rückblick auf 60 Jahre Schweizer Popgeschichte.

Author: Norient
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Quote: Michael Spahr
Design: Safwan Subzwari
Sound: Aam Taateel

Die Alpfahrt

Norient Snap by Sejma Fere

Im Juni 1974 wollte ich der Alpfahrt nicht einfach wie bisher zuschauen, sondern Hirten und Herde auf einer Alp am Säntis erwarten, um das von weither vernehmbare Geläute der «Sänntomsschölle» aufzunehmen. Notizen aus dem Feld.

Author: Brigitte Bachmann-Geiser
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Design: Sejma Fere
Photo: Tom Knox
Sound: Marija Balubdzic Umbra

Five Video Clips From Australia

Norient Snap by Shadharon Chobi

For the first time we are heading to the Australian continent for our videoclip series. Melbourne based video producer Jean Poole compiled a selection from Down Under between basketball court and sci-fi animation.

Author: Jean Poole
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Quote: Jean Poole
Design: Shadharon Chobi
Photo: Brent Driscoll
Sound: Dhaka Dub Hierarchy

Five Video Clips from Sweden

Norient Snap by Shadharon Chobi

«If you don’t appreciate this you basically don’t have feelings.» Word! See how Ana Gnučči Rab showcases Sweden's diverse and fascinating creative scene with a lot of thrilling dancing moves.

Author: Ana Rab (Gnučči)
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Design: Shadharon Chobi
Photo: Bengt Nyman
Sound: Miss Auto