Let there be represented the summit of a rugged mountain with…

Let there be represented the summit of a rugged mountain with valleys surrounding its base, and on its sides let the surface of the soil be seen to slide, together with the small roots of the bushes, denuding great portions of the surrounding rocks … and let the mountains as they are laid bare reveal the deep fissures made in them by ancient earthquakes … And into the depth of some valley may have fallen the fragments of a mountain, forming a shore to the swollen waters of its river, which, having already burst its banks, will rush on in monstrous waves; and the greatest will strike upon and destroy the walls of the cities and farmhouses in the valley. (more…)


Andrew Wyeth’s favorite model, Helga Testorf, was a national sensation when the secret paintings of her were revealed… now she tells her side of the story.

Directed by Bo Bartlett and Jesse Brass

Edited by Jesse Brass

Cinematography by Jesse Brass, Bo Bartlett and Tim Brass

Produced by Betsy Eby and Jesse Brass

Featuring Hilary Mccarthy as Helga

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A few of the 48 colour illustrations from “The Ship That…

Victualling of the Ship

Launching of the Ship

The Arrival on Mars

In the Fairy City

A few of the 48 colour illustrations from “The Ship That Sailed to Mars” by William Timlin, 1923.

Timlin’s calligraphic text, seen on the Table of Contents above, delighted his publishers so much that the book was printed without typesetting. Only 2,000 copies of the book were printed.

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Pulitzer-prize winning Journalist, Author and Activist Chris Hedges, discusses modern day consumerism, totalitarian corporate power and living in a culture dominated by pervasive illusion.

“American Psychosis” is this week’s Staff Pick Premiere. Read more about it here: http://j.mp/2JUF2zh
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