Panos Cosmatos ‘ new film, Beyond The Black Rainbow, feels like the best possible conglomeration of 2001, Electroma, and A Clockwork Orange.
Beyond the Black Rainbow will have a US release by Magnet Releasing later this year.
I write novels to find questions, not because I know the answers…the only conscious purpose of the Blue Ant books was that I realized after All Tomorrow’s Parties that the yardstick I used for measuring cognitive dissonance on the page as opposed to the world outside was an eighties yardstick. So I wrote Pattern Recognition to update the yardstick.
…Google Streetview changed how my imagination worked — you could spend the rest of your life describing a single block — inadequately.” —William Gibson, speaking at Powell’s City of Books Jan 18th 2012