- R.I.P. filmmaker Jonathan Demme, director of “Something Wild,” “Stop Making Sense” & other Night Flight faves
- Record Store Day, every day: You got it nicer at Licorice Pizza stores in the 70s and early 80s
- “TV Party”: Glenn O’Brien’s weekly late 70s public-access punk cocktail party TV show
- Zinelandia: Night Flight talks with Joe Biel about “$100 & a T-Shirt,” his documentary about zines
- In 1977, Prince appeared on “The Gong Show,” but no one has ever talked about the episode, until now
- The Wu Tang Collection: The weirdest “Ku Fung Theater”-style mostly-Asian action flicks you’ll ever see
- Bullseye! Arrow Films’ exploitation, Italian horror, spaghetti westerns, drive-in sleaze & more, now on Night Flight Plus!
- “Dynaman”: Night Flight’s popular series featured rubber monsters, good looking Japanese teens, silly jokes, and cool pop music!
- “All Dolled Up”: Night Flight’s exclusive interview with director Bob Gruen about his New York Dolls documentary
- “The Gumby Show”: America’s Favorite Clayboy is back again on Night Flight!
All posts tagged "George Orwell"
“North Korea: Life Inside the Secret State” shows why North Korea is eerily reminiscent of Orwell’s “1984”
The country of North Korea is in the news on a daily basis these days, and so we thought we’d direct your attention to James Jones’s fascinating 2013 documentary North Korea: Life Inside the Secret State, which...
- Posted February 16, 2017
The Definitive Oral History Of “Max Headroom”: From Cyberpunk Icon To MTV Host Selling Coke
Thirty years after the show’s TV premiere, The Verge have posted a terrific oral history of 1980s cyberpunk icon “Max Headroom,” who started as the snarky “virtual” star of a dystopian science fiction TV movie satirizing mass...
- Posted February 4, 2017
“This Is Not America”: David Bowie’s somber Reagan-era movie theme was one of the greatest protest songs ever
“A little piece of you, the little peace in me…will die…” sings David Bowie in “This Is Not America,” the theme song for John Schlesinger’s 1985 Cold War spy film The Falcon and the Snowman. The video...
- Posted January 30, 2017
“Iconic”: 1974 saw David Bowie transitioning from Ziggy Stardust to Orwellian street punk to a funky “Plastic Soul” phase
2016’s Iconic isn’t a true music documentary, we’re sure you’ll agree — the hour-long program is comprised entirely of three filmed interviews with David Bowie, captured during different points in his celebrated career —but even if you’ve...
- Posted July 25, 2016
Multiscreen Madness: Night Flight TV isn’t the typical TV trope you’ve seen before
Have you checked out Night Flight TV yet? Our TV section is a mosaic representation of all of the videos embedded in the posts you can find under each of the categories here in the Night Flight...
- Posted August 20, 2015
“Good Morning, Mr Orwell!”: Nam June Paik’s rebuttal to Orwell’s dystopian vision
Today’s the anniversary of the birth of Korean video artist Nam June Paik, born on July 20, 1932, in Seoul, Korea, who is considered in some circles the founder of video art, and so we’re sharing with...
- Posted July 20, 2015