- “Tunnel Vision” Redux: Did a Kremlin-backed Russian TV network hack into C-SPAN?
- “Tell them they can laugh at me”: Remembering the humorous side of David Bowie
- Katrina Diaspora: Robert Mugge discusses the making of “New Orleans Music in Exile”
- “Junior High School”: The musical that found the high notes of your awkward hormone-driven years!
- “The Gumby Show”: America’s Favorite Clayboy is back again on Night Flight!
- Subway Blues: Robert Mugge discusses the making of “Last of the Mississippi Jukes”
- Night Flight’s World Music Library: Featuring eight music docs by Moroccan-born producer/director Izza Génini
- Night Flight’s Stuart Samuels tells us about co-producing “The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years”
- Something Weird is happenin’ on Night Flight: Check out our classic cult, hippie & biker flicks, drive-in sleaze and exploitation movies!
- Night Flight brings you Italo-West from Wild East: Imported Spaghetti Westerns
All posts tagged "cut-up"
Pioneering sonic collagist Steve “Steinski” Stein and Mass Media’s “We’ll Be Right Back”
Night Flight’s “Take Off to Big Bucks” — now streaming on our Night Flight Plus channel — collects a variety of music videos which all focused, in one way or another, on the 80s decade’s infatuation with...
- Posted December 3, 2016
Magic Visions: Roger Holden’s video tribute to William S. Burroughs, “Rub Out The Word,” premiered on “Night Flight” in 1988
Rub Out The Word — Roger Holden’s artistic grassroots music video tribute to William S. Burroughs — originally made its broadcast debut on “Night Flight,” during our “Take Off to Politics,” on Friday night, November 4, 1988,...
- Posted August 18, 2016
Jajouka Rolling Stone: Brian Jones’ Moroccan musical adventure and its legacy
In August 1968, Brian Jones of the Rolling Stones spent two days in a remote mountain village in Morocco, recording the ceremonial music of the musical clan who lived there. Three years later, the tapes would become...
- Posted May 26, 2016
The Electronic Revolution of Klaus Maeck’s “William S. Burroughs: Commissioner of Sewers”
German filmmaker Klaus Maeck’s visually arresting 1986 documentary William S. Burroughs: Commissioner of Sewers — now streaming on our Night Flight Plus channel — features experimental collaborations between William S. Burroughs and experimental filmmaker Anthony Balch, dating...
- Posted May 23, 2016
David Bowie’s “Berlin Trilogy”: The Under Review UK doc examines his 1976-1979 recordings
David Bowie – Under Review 1976 – 1979: The Berlin Trilogy — available now on Night Flight Plus — is an 85-minute British-made documentary which takes a deep dive into Bowie’s co-writing and co-production of Iggy Pop’s...
- Posted March 29, 2016
Terry Gilliam’s deleted animations from “Monty Python & The Holy Grail”
Earlier this week, the Monty Python Youtube page released a 14-minute video of Terry Gilliam’s lost animations from Monty Python and the Holy Grail, to celebrate the film’s 40th anniversary theatrical re-release and also the 40th anniversary...
- Posted October 15, 2015
The early animated films of Rene Laloux and Roland Topor
In 1964, before René Laloux and Roland Topor would go on to create the classic 1973 animated sci-fi feature La Planète Sauvage (Fantastic Planet), they collaborated on Les temps morts (Dead Times), an anti-war meditation that examines...
- Posted September 18, 2015
Terry Gilliam apologizes for “being dead”: How his pre-Monty Python animation helped define a generation’s sense of humor
Yesterday, for only about ten minutes, an online glitch at the trade publication Variety‘s website accidentally resulted in the publication of an pre-written obit for filmmaker Terry Gilliam, which caused a bit of Twitter panic, as you...
- Posted September 9, 2015