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Can a great video save a crappy song? A discussion of recent Taiwan indie music videos across the genre spectrum.
A discussion about community art centers departing from the work of Patrick Wang, including the relationship between art, community, politics and economics.
On the legacy of the 1960s, as applied to three continents! WIth John Head (dir. Jimi Hendrix), Fermin Muguruza and others.
Legendary ska punk singer from the Basque Countries of Spain performs with Balkazar. Bring your Urban Nomad ticket or ticket stub for FREE ENTRY!
A cast of Chinese millennial actors are forced by an eccentric film director to relive the Cultural Revolution
A “jazz movie” about a founding pioneer of early 1960s of avant-garde jazz
7 short films from Urban Nomad’s 2019 competition.
7 dark or spooky films from Urban Nomad’s 2019 competition.
6 short films from Taiwan, Hong Kong and the US.
Films about Taiwan’s classic songs and contemporary music festivals
A punk band from Jinan travels thousands of kilometers through China and Taiwan
A spiritual journey through Jamaica’s history, identity and above all its people
The story of three of the German clubbing mecca’s most famous doormen
A group of self-declared nuns endure gunfights, gangs, and cops to grow weed in California’s Central Valley
The last dispatches of legendary war correspondent Marie Colvin, and why she risked her life to tell the truth
Ken Kesey’s legendary, LSD-fuelled cross-country road trip of 1964
A folk singer from China’s Gansu Province confronts fame and the disappearance of country life
Outside of time, a teen hooker, lo-fi cowboy and mute drifter cross a white desert to experience the final gig of their mysterious rockstar hero.
A tale of soft power and hooking up
An art community center is invaded by bizarre tourists and mysterious tech start-up workers.
A community art center must fight for survival after celebrity artists from China move into their neighborhood
The incredible story of the first ever all-female crew to enter the Whitbread round the world sailboat race
Jean-Michel Basquiat and the City of New York, 1978-81
The life and career of rock ‘n’ roll icon Joan Jett
The story of most important label in the history of reggae and ska
Biopic on the provocateur photographer who captured New York’s hardcore gay scene in the 1980s
Oscar nominated doc on skateboarding and life
Adult anime offers a trippy voyage through the late 1960s American counterculture, including politics, sex and psychedelic drugs. Director Q&A.
The classic 1973 doc on Jimi Hendrix, followed by Q&A with director John Head
There are bands, there are fans, and then there’s Dennis and Lois.
This SXSW grand jury prize winning documentary goes deep inside China’s live streaming industry
The untold story of a series of Reagan-era guerrilla punk and industrial desert happenings in Southern California that are now recognized as the inspiration for Burning Man, Lollapalooza, and Coachella.
A true story of a couple who hitchhiked nearly 100,000 km during three and a half years of life on the road.