By Rouzbeh Rashidi

05 Jan 2018


At most, a filmmaker can only complete up to 50% of a film. It is then entirely up to…

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31 Oct 2017

Notes from Chile

I’m just back from an amazing trip to southern Chile, to the city of Valdivia in Patagonia to be…

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04 Sep 2017

Iannis Xenakis

This quote can be ultimately applied to the art of Cinema as well: “Music is not a language. Any…

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02 Sep 2017

Science Fiction

All my films are science fiction. Whether I intend this or not, the result is always the same: sci-fi….

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21 Jul 2017

Thank You Canon

I have been an avid user and loyal supporter of Canon cameras (photography cams and later on DSLRs) and…

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16 Jul 2017

Running a Film Collective

The most important and valuable lessons I have learnt from running a film collective for 18 years: 1. Always…

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07 Mar 2017

To The Unknown Audience

I can say without any doubt that I really enjoy screening our films to our networks of friends, colleagues,…

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04 Mar 2017

Mutant Films

“That’s the way restorations are done, they are Frankensteined together from a wide variety of sources.” Cinema has always…

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22 Feb 2017

The Poison of Activist Art

One of the most horrendous, disgusting, appalling and exploitative acts of creating art is to devour the suffering and…

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10 Feb 2017

Art of Phantoms

According to estimates by demographic researchers at the Population Reference Bureau (PRB), as of 2015, there have been 108.2…

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13 Jan 2017

Cinema Thoughts

Wellcome to Cinema Thoughts, new posts coming soon!

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