Art in the Cloud

Art in the Cloud – Alexey MARFIN

Alexey MARFIN (Artist)

Marfin is a film director interested in life in cities, making films between Los Angeles and Hong Kong. His films have screened worldwide, from Busan Film Festival to Brooklyn Film Festival. His VR film Kowloon Forest won Best Live Action VR at the 2020 Vancouver Film Festival. He has been acclaimed in Western and Asian media, including VICE, NOWNESS, Ming Pao Weekly, City Magazine HK, RTHK, and others. Alexey also teaches the Fiction & Entertainment postgrad program at SCI-Arc in LA.

(8K VR video, 1 min 28 seconds)
Video: Kowloon Forest (Excerpt)

A journey through the private lives of five strangers in Hong Kong. A VR film about finding intimacy in a city of density.