Offscreen at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival: Panels, Music and Events

Onstage: Ai Weiwei, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Ron Howard, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Viggo Mortensen, Max Richter, Isabella Rossellini, Julie Taymor, Tessa Thompson, Rufus Wainwright, Carrie Mae Weems, Among Many Others   Sundance Institute will curate dozens of offscreen events, including behind-the-scenes panels on the art of filmmaking, musical performances and – around the theme of Imagined Futures…

La Restauración A Tale Of Damnation And Redemption

By Monteque Pope-Le Beau Director Alonso Llosa’s tragicomedy La Restauración will have its World Premiere at the 2020 Santa Barbara International Film Festival. La Restauración is a poignant cautionary tale about excess, greed, disillusionment and elitism. The story takes place in a period of rapid urban growth in Peru when money is flowing freely allowing…

Slave Slumber

Stephan Pisko It’s a sin to get up before noon and it’s a crime to work all day! If human beings’ spent more time sleeping and not working our problems would not be created in the first place. “Nothing would get done !” you ask …… You tell me what does get done …. now…

Awareness Understanding

  By Stephan Pisko Human beings’ are bombarded every second of each waking day with mainstream thought conditioning no chance to possess an ‘understanding’ no chance to even try to formulate an ‘awareness understanding’ of what all of this physical nonsense is really all about if anything at all useful (or) meaningful. If you stopped…

Parental Path Programming

By Stephan Pisko Parents’ should never ever force their children with ‘parental path programming’ as this stifles any form of intellectual input don’t instigate any such ‘bias brigade’ as this will have a negative harming effect just because the child is considering dropping the sciences’ for the arts’ don’t be alarmed to the conditioning response…

The Reproduction Is The Original  

By Stephan Pisko The visual artist as a ‘psychologically subliminal’ medium using the camera as a means of creative expression as long as the ‘visual expression’ was not a ‘pre-determined outcome’ via a ‘commercial source’. Because of a ‘no waste value’ factor the visual artist is subliminally forced to use ‘waste’ as a ‘transformed terrain’…

Pleasureable Self Survival

By Stephan Pisko Within today’s positively sedentary society human beings’ have psychologically evolved to the point of ‘pleasurable self survival’ we do not ‘eat to survive’ nor do we ‘work to survive’ but there must be a rewarding element of pleasure to it or we become disenchanted with the whole idea we have become ‘pleasure…

Human Being or Robot

By Stephan Pisko Are human beings’ actually human (or) glorified cyborg android versions? We are actually reproductively duplicating ourselves through robot technology! We are all programmed with routine rituals – predetermined assignments by forces other than our own, cognizant human minds’ timed delay systems gadgetry that tracks our physical and mental movements.

New School of Thought – Special Children – Part One

By Stephan Pisko Mainstream academia inhibits intellectual growth ,but promotes intellectual competition a forced level of intelligence rather than a natural occurring ‘self knowledge’ attracted to you via a non-physical awareness that the ‘you’ was unaware of ‘competition is an intellectual firewall’ stifling self knowledge as the ‘self’ competes with nothing it only challenges. Mind…