In the past only geniuses were capable of staging the perfect crime (also known as a revolution) Today anybody can accomplish their aims with the push of the button Part 2
Keiji Haino – Jim O’Rourke – Oren Ambarchi. Recorded live at SuperDeluxe in Tokyo, 2015. The full album is available from Black Truffle Records.
The Education of Ida Owens
A story of integration, civil rights, and Duke University
This 30-minute documentary follows Ida Owens from her upbringing in rural North Carolina to her years at Duke University, where she became the first African-American woman to receive a Ph.D.
A personal exploration of Southern history, higher education, and the civil rights movement, The Education of Idea Owens brings to the forefront the past and its lingering effects.
Nazoranai: A Documentary
“I just want to hear things I've never heard before.”
Improvisational sound trio Nazoranai came together for their U.S. premiere in 2014 at the Big Ears festival in Knoxville, T.N. Nazoranai: a Documentary goes behind the scenes, spending time with members Stephen O’Malley, Oren Ambarchi, and Keiji Haino.
In 2013, a team of artists converged on The Durham Bulls’ stadium. Leaving Traces chronicles their efforts to find singular visions within this collective space.
Features work by Alec Soth, Hank Willis Thomas, Hiroshi Watanabe, and others.
Ivan Weiss is a documentary filmmaker based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Contact: ivan [at] ivanweiss [dot] com