TËNK: What’s new on June 4

Songs and Dances of the Inanimate World – The Subway (1985) by Pierre Hébert This week, Tënk offers a foray into the work of animation giant Pierre Hébert following the release of the director’s book, Toucher au cinéma (Éditions Somme toute). To explore his inimitable approach from the inside, Tënk highlights four films selected by Marcel Jean, director of Continue Reading

Dave Chappelle & Third Man Records release “8:46” limited-edition vinyl

Photo credit: Mathieu Bitton RECORDING COMES FROM CHAPPELLE’S 2020 VIRAL VIDEO RUMINATING ON THE MURDER OF GEORGE FLOYDB-SIDE FEATURES POET AMIR SULAIMANPROCEEDS BENEFIT DUKE ELLINGTON SCHOOL OF THE ARTS The video was YouTube’s top trending video of 2020 with over 30 million views on the official post and 7.5 million Continue Reading

Tribeca Festival Online World Premiere | LAST MEAL Narrated by Hugh Ross

WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY MARCUS MCKENZIE & DANIEL PRINCIPE This documentary hybrid interrogates capital punishment through death row inmates’ final meal requests. Through mesmerizing cinematography, food becomes a larger than life symbol to explore the life and crimes of incarcerated individuals sentenced to death. This captivating film unveils the neglected Continue Reading