Posts Tagged ‘remix culture’

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Repurposing the Archive: 4 NFB Films by contemporary artists at the 2015 Aboriginal Pavilion

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This summer, 4 globally-acclaimed contemporary artists use the NFB archives to create new short films that will be exhibited at the Aboriginal Pavilion in Toronto from July 10th to 26th, 2015. If you’re a lover of all things experimental, a contemporary art enthusiast, or a fan of remix culture, you’ll definitely want to catch these.

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RIP! A Remix Manifesto

Steal Like An Artist: In Defense of the Right to Remix

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If, as conventional wisdom has it, “everything has already been done”, what remains, by definition, is rearranging the existing parts. A person who shares this opinion is filmmaker and remixer Kirby Ferguson, the man behind deeply researched and highly entertaining 4-part web series, Everything Is a Remix. So what’s a remix, anyway? According to Ferguson,

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Friday staff pick: RiP! A Remix Manifesto

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Hi everyone! My name’s Kate Ruscito and I’m the newly minted English Community Manager for the NFB. I was asked to do another Friday Cinema post, so I humbly present to you my favorite doc from our vaults: RiP! When I first started working at the NFB, all anyone could talk about was RiP! A

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