Cli-Fi: Director Tomm Moore Speaks On Song of the Sea

January 3, 2015 Morphizm 0

Like his Oscar-nominated feature debut The Secret of Kells, his new stunner Song of the Sea is steeped in regional folklore but still a universal wonder. But it is a more personal epic, about the extinction of mythological seal people called Selkies, as explored through a lighthouse family riven by loss and misunderstanding but healed by history and magic.

Cli-Fi Is Real

October 29, 2014 Morphizm 0

Cli-fi is the cultural prism through which we monitor and experience ourselves as we bleed our planet dry while trying to become machines.

Happy Birthday, The Matrix!

April 1, 2009 Morphizm 0

The movie took cyberfiction staples like those found in William Gibson’s Sprawl trilogy and mashed them together with anime, wire-fu, postmodernism, metaphysics, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Jean Baudrillard’s Simulacra and Simulations, and a torrent of other texts and contexts.

David Lynch, Uncut, Part Three

December 6, 2006 Morphizm 0

Scientists are so beautiful. They come up with these things, and then the other side of the coin is that artists grab hold of them, and who knows what can happen? The world is always changing, that’s rule number one.

David Lynch, Uncut, Part Two

September 26, 2006 Morphizm 0

It’s a dream world now. But like I always say, everybody has access to a piece of paper and a pencil. But how many great stories are written?