Mark Magidson:The Samsara experience
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Mark Magidson:The Samsara experience

Filmmaker Mark Magidson makes films that are non-verbal, highly visual, and deeply moving with its use of profound imagery. His award-wining film Samsara (2012) was shot over 5 years in 25 differen...

Roger Fisk: Behind Obama's presidential campaigns
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Roger Fisk: Behind Obama's presidential campaigns

PR guru Roger Fisk shares fascinating insights into the inventive tactics he and his team employed for Barack Obama's historic presidential campaigns.

Kelli Swazey: Living with the dead in Tana Toraja
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Kelli Swazey: Living with the dead in Tana Toraja

Married into the Toraja tribe of Indonesia, anthropologist Kelli Swazey sees their seemingly bizarre death rituals as meaningful communal experiences that celebrate the value of human life. Sharing...

Tod Machover: When cities create music
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Tod Machover: When cities create music

Composer Tod Machover has constantly pushed the boundaries of music, invented new platforms to collaborate and technologies for music such as Hyperinstruments. At INK2013, Machover shares how he go...

Asima: Blue Throat Shiva
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Asima: Blue Throat Shiva

Popular traditional lyrics in praise of lord Shiva get the ultimate jazz treatment by Kerala's Asima ensemble. Clad in their distinctive white mundus, the vocal and percussion ensemble charms yet a...

Shruti Haasan and Joi Barua: Tamil meets Assamese
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Shruti Haasan and Joi Barua: Tamil meets Assamese

Who could have thought that Tamil and Assamese could blend and fuse so beautifully. At INK2012, Shruti Haasan and Joi Barua perform "Prithibi Ghure" -- a triumph of collaborative fusion, with the T...