The director's latest movie is a haunting deconstruction of a small-time performer's psyche as he travels across the desolate Mojave Desert.
The sterile shopping promenade is "located in the Entertainment Capital of LA, Universal Studios Hollywood."
I toured Short Creek with a young couple who managed to escape the town's totalitarian ideology.
The goal of Emile Klein's You're US project is to paint portraits of three people from every state—cycling from subject to subject. So far, he's traveled 14,000 miles and painted 40 Americans from ten different states.
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"I go to funerals dressed as Hitler. That sometimes has a negative effect because those who've come to mourn stop crying and talk to me instead."
"We get drunk and think about how Williston used to be, then go home and dream about how it could be."
It's a dystopian solution to international complaints against Chinese tourists for spitting in the streets, yelling in restaurants, fighting in public, and otherwise disrespecting local customs and laws.
Ragoutsaria has its roots in ancient Dionysian rituals and is supposed to scare away evil spirits.
Nicolae Minovici's collection of tattoos is being exhibited in Bucharest's Sutu Palace until March. And yes, some of the pieces still have hair on them.
The rural Czech tradition of zabíjačka sees families and friends come together in a boozy, carnival atmosphere to butcher, cut up, and prepare every single part of the pig for consumption. It's also banned under EU law.
Alcohol is strictly regulated and widely prohibited in Canada's youngest territory, Nunavut. We went there to explore the issue of prohibition and whether it's helping or hurting the territory's social crises.
Is the animosity between Turkish Cypriots and Greek Cypriots still too great for any chance of reconciliation?
Recently a storm took out a chain link fence separating the two countries at a park bisecting Tijuana and San Diego, letting people jump back and forth between nations.
How do you memorialize the nation's biggest inside joke? As I learned, it takes a whole lot of statues.
In the remote town of Thurso, surfers will risk floating chunks of ice for the best cold-water waves in Europe.
I called their secretary-general, Louis Perrey, to see how seriously Saugets take themselves.
It's been 25 years since Romanian president Nicolae Ceaușescu and his wife, Elena, were executed by their disgruntled citizens.
Thanks to the surplus of men and dearth of entertainment options, strippers in the indoor mining town of Fermont, Quebec, can earn roughly $5,000 in a week.
I went to a hair salon to watch as a shady traveling hair buyer named Sergey took advantage of the dire economic straits many Serbians find themselves in.
VICE France visits a 'medieval full contact' tournament—one of the most violent sports we know of—called Battle of the Nations. There, we watch grown men beat each other in the face with weapons that existed in Europe 800 years ago.
Strip clubs are an ideal place to spend the Christmas holidays, if you like the holidays enough to be around other people but not enough for a typical celebration.
If your bag goes missing while you're traveling, it will probably get returned to you within a few weeks—or it may wind up at the Unclaimed Baggage Center in Scottsboro, Alabama.
Now that the US and Cuba are friends again, are Havana's "jineteros" are going to be hip-deep in American women?