Dance Short Film: Raised by Krump

2017-11-26T09:22:36+00:00 Dance, Human Interest, Movies & TV, Other|

“Raised by Krump” explores the LA-born dance movement “krumping,” and how the dance has helped the lives of some of the area’s most influential dancers. In most cases, when a guy opts for dancing as an alternative to violence, it’s the start of an 80’s movie starring Kevin Bacon or Patrick Swayze. But this isn’t [...]

The Sound of Natural Silence

2017-11-26T09:33:02+00:00 Human Interest, Movies & TV, Other, Travel, Wellness|

When was the last time you were in a location with only natural sound? Never? Gordon Hempton's mission is simple in theory, to record the last remaining 'quiet places' of the world before they vanish.  Known as an acoustic ecologist, Hempton has traveled to untouched regions all over the globe, desperate to preserve the disappearing [...]

Hearing Voices: Super Mario

2017-11-26T10:01:18+00:00 Games, History, Human Interest, Movies & TV, Other, Web|

It's-a me, Mario! Charles Martinet might not be a name you know but, trust me, you know his voice. Since 1990, he's been invading your home as the voice of Super Mario, Luigi, Wario and many of your other Mario Bros favorites. Although he began his career as a stage, television and screen bit-part or [...]