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Expressionist Films’ Party

Now you can make your own German Expressionist Film party with the videos in public domain available at Archive, thanks to K-otic (be careful with the shoutbox pop-up). The last addition was Faust, the F. W. Murnau‘s masterpiece based on … Continue reading

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The Obakemono Project

The Obakemono Project: a Gaijin’s Guide to The Fantastic Folk Monsters of Japan. In Japanese, O is a prefix denoting respect, and bakemono literally means a changed thing – something perverted and altered and moved beyond its natural state – … Continue reading

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Global Sound

Global Sound Smithsonian Global Sound (SGS) is a project of the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. By preserving and disseminating a broad range of the world’s music, SGS assists local traditions by using the power of the Internet … Continue reading

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