Insane Films: The Arts of Life


A documentary short about the Arts of Life collective in Chicago where developmentally disabled adults get paid to produce art. These are people who previously were ignored or marginalized in traditional programs for disabled people. Visit http://www.artsoflife.org/. “Established in 2000, the Arts of Life is an artistic community that provides adults with developmental disabilities an environment to experience personal growth.”

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Insane Films EXCLUSIVE: America’s Next Top Fatty

World premiere of what’s sure to be Tyra’s next TV sensation: America’s Next Top Fatty. The name says it all!



Insane Films: Richard Bluestein Interviews Max Keiser of BBC’s The Oracle

Richard Bluestein Interviews Max Keiser of BBC’s The Oracle About Fiscal Policy, Starbuck, Gold, and More.



Insane Films: Untitled Show #9

Today we discuss photography:
Cartier-Bresson exhibition at The Art Institute of Chicago
painter Bonnard’s influence on photography
William Eggleston
Nan Goldin
Robert Lowell
Zoe Strauss



Insane Films: Tammy Faye Bakker Seance

A group of weirdos decided to bring back Tammy Faye from the dead so she could confront her nemesis, Jan Crouch.

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Insane Films: President Elect ( VloMo08 )

same speech from a different angle
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Insane Films: Inherently Douchey ( VloMo08 111108 )

Video Journal for today is a video resumé workshop. It’s shit.

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Insane Films: Video Journal for 11.10.08 (VloMo08 10)

faces
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Insane Films: One Bop from Eating Raoul the Musical (VloMo08-9)

This my favorite song from the handbag-produced staged reading of Eating Raoul. In this scene, Mary must choose between her lover, Raoul, and her husband, Paul.

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Insane Films: Filmmaker/Radio Host Usama Alshaibi at the Obama Rally (VloMo08-8)

I ran into Usama at the rally. Usama is an acclaimed filmmaker and his is also a radio host at the new Chicago Public Radio Station vocalo.org. He also used to work for Studs Terkel as his archivist and was even the subject of a chapter of one of Studs’ recent books.

Usama’s film Nice Bombs will be on The Sundance Channel later this month! Visit DanceHabibi for more info.

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Insane Films: Untitled Show #7 (VloMo08-7)

Today’s topics include:
Paula Hayes’ planters.
CHinese economic slowdown.
Sarah Beddington’s installation
American manufacturing slow down.
Black female video artists
Bolivia kicks out DEA.
Bloomsbury London Tapestry Show
Bombing Pakistan
Garyson Perry and his Alter Ego Claire
Dead smuggled people.

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Insane Films: National Anthem (Vlomo08 Number 6)

This video is a perfect example of something I would never post if it weren’t VloMo.

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Kim Stratton singing live from Grant Park just before Barack took to the stage on election night.
Vince Emanuelle talking outside of Grant Park before the rally on the same night.



Insane Films: The Precise Moment of Victory in Grant Park ( vlomo08 #5)

This is what happened when Wolf Blitzer announced Obama as the winner in Grant park just feet away from where Obama would later speak.

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