This week we feature a song & video from Sponge Cola's hit album, Palabas (The Show), an allusion to the bands roots in theatre.
Rob Whitworth beautifully captures the hectic nature of traffic in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam, in this wonderful time lapse video.
A canny piece of entertainment in which Ahlo, a cursed boy, gets a chance to redeem himself, and save his family, at a local rocket festival.
Listen to a new alt. rock band making waves in Indonesia with their socially conscious lyrics!
Angelo Zinna shares a video from a trip across Timor-Leste. Check out amazing footage from Dili, Atauro Island, and others.
The complex relationship between a devout Muslim and her transgender father is explored in the film Lovely Man. (on 4/23)
This week we feature the mellow experimental ambient sounds from a Singapore duo who are also widely popular in Japan.
Obin gives a rare look into her childhood and how it shaped her views on batik fashion and her own identity in the fashion world.
Based on ethnographic fieldwork amongst Tai migrants from the Shan State in Burma/Myanmar, this talk attends to the micropolitics and staged authenticities of Tai dance (Fon Tai). (on 4/23)
A Javanese gamelan concert by the UH Javanese Gamelan Ensemble, including repertoire from the court & puppet theater traditions. (4/19)