Cuban Cockfights Are Bloody and Violent and Stinky
We found our seats inside the rusted steel poles that wrapped around the arena. Then we sat back hoping to cash in as two cocks ferociously clawed each other to death. If we won, we’d earn roughly 20 cents—a fair day’s wage for a country with an...
Mr. Hálek's Fungus
Václav Hálek is the world's most prolific composer of mushroom songs. As in the songs they sing to him. The mushrooms. Because God asked them to.
From the Knife to the Brush
Peruvian artist LU.CU.MA spent 27 years in jail for the murder of his brother and other crimes. After his release, LU.CU.MA swore to turn himself around. He traded in his lethal weapons that he once used to ambush buses for art supplies.
French Drag Queen Dance Battles
Voguing is an urban dance inspired by model poses in the pages of <i>Vogue</i>, where dancers gather to compete in Voguing "battles." Following its creation in 1980s New York, the movement has spread to France.
Atlanta: Strip City
With unique access to three of the city's most notorious strip clubs, their best-known dancers, management, and loyal customers, <i>Atlanta: Strip City</i> explores what it's really like to get naked and dance for money in the strip club capital of the...
Joanna Fuertes Knight
What I Learned About Style…
What I Learned About Style from Shakira's "Can't Remember to Forget You" ft. Rihanna
So Shakira and Rihanna are having a girls night. They're venting about their frustrating ex-boys that they keep booty calling and smoking some cigars. Nothing in this video actually makes sense except the butts, but there are still ma
A global scene of around 20,000 doll makers and collectors has developed around life-like replicas of newborns called Reborn Babies. The price of these dolls is usually anywhere from $250 to $800, depending on the complexity and level of detail.
Black Bike Week
A film about girl gangs, arse clapping and male strippers.
Every August, while Europe's desk jockeys shut off their phones and head to the beach, the junkies of Prague set up camp in the poppy fields outside the city for a vacation of their own. For one glorious month, there are no cops to run from, no dealers...
Three bible-bashing teenage girls from Arizona are here to save your soul.
Underground Fighters of Japan
A Japanese movie producer wasn't satisfied with the professional fighting tournaments out there, so he made his own—one that has as few rules as possible in an attempt to replicate street fighting.
In Minneapolis, there's a group of ex-addicts getting wasted on the glory of God.