Filmed during my trip in Las Vegas with Moment Factory, in the context of the project ”One Night for One drop”. Whenever I had a moment within our long work schedules, I filmed the city, our daily environment, and the show’s rehearsals. Bonobo’s ”Nightlite” sums up well the flow of this memorable experience.
BANGKOK: a jungle in continuous movement and flow, that swallows in its dense and giddy universe, where everything’s piled up, stacked and tangled like tropical creepers. Communist system, where everyone works together, to lead the visitor, regardless the road, to the same sale spot. Everything’s for sale in Bangkok: 20 baht, 50 baht, 5000 baht; pad thai, foot massage, Versace, Bouddha or the young Thai girl…
In the chaos applies the principle of the MIDDLE WAY
THE MIDDLE WAY: the path that leads to liberation,
the path of moderation between the extremes of indulgence and austerity,
the path of wisdom, of dynamic teaching. Buddha realized its meaning when he sat
by a river and heard a lute player in a passing boat, and understood that the lute
string must be tuned neither too tight, nor too loose, to produce a harmonious sound.
Bouddha likes to be offered Coca Cola, even in Chiang Mai, in the mountains,
where the tribes preserve their richest customs…