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VICE TALKS FILM

This Director Turned Years of AIDS Activism into a Feature Film

VICE sat down with Robin Campillo to talk about his new movie, 'BPM.'
VICE Staff
10.30.17
LGBTQ

This Year's Best Film About AIDS Activism Is Coming to America

'BPM' recounts how Parisian Act Up activists jolted pharmaceutical and government forces into doing something about HIV. One of Act Up's founding members tells us how the film came to be, and his hopes for the future of AIDS activism.
Jeffrey Zuckerman
10.9.17
Features

Inside the BPM Shooting: Drug Cartels and Corruption Threaten Mexico's Festival Scene

As authorities search for the motive behind a shootout that left 5 people dead, locals call for a ban on festivals in the hopes it will stem more gun violence.
Diane Jeantet
1.19.17
mexico

Five Dead and 15 Injured After a Shooting at a BPM Festival Closing Party

Update: The names of all five victims have now been released.
Britt Julious
1.16.17
Feature

Why a Donald Trump Presidency Will Be Bad for Nightlife, Along With Everything Else

The end of everything dance music holds dear (like drugs) is inevitable if we elect this bigoted megalomaniac into office.
Austin Gebbia (AKA Dear Morni)
8.11.16
Features

We Crunched the Numbers and Electronic Music Festivals Still Have a Gender Equality Problem

An illustrated break-down of male and female musicians on 24 different line-ups.
Emilie Friedlander
7.14.16
sound collective

The THUMP Guide to Surviving in Playa del Carmen

Lessons to help you party in the party capital of the Caribbean.
Val Anzaldo
1.13.16
mexico

The BPM Festival Prepares for 2016's Underground Dance Marathon

We spoke with BPM directors about how to get the most out of Mexico's classiest rager, and check out our newest showcase announcement.
Jemayel Khawaja
12.18.15
Words

Talking Heads: Getting Cozy with The BPM Mascots

Get to know the iconic trio as they dry off from another big adventure.
Jemayel Khawaja
1.23.15
Words

The 10 Best Sets from The BPM Festival 2015

Carl Cox, Nicole Moudaber, Solomun, Seth Troxler, we could go on and on...
Jemayel Khawaja
1.21.15
Words

Life-Changing Sets, Police Shakedowns, and Even More Tacos: BPM's Home Stretch was a Wild Ride

We look back as house music's home-away-from-home ends its 2015 edition.
Jemayel Khawaja
1.19.15
Words

The BPM Festival 2015 Style Guide

The fashion on display runs the gamut of sartorial styles – From all-black drape-house to colorful tropical shirts to very little at all.
Jemayel Khawaja
1.15.15
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