The BENDERS CIRCUIT features performing artists who use customized electronics to create unique audio-visual experiences. Encompassing experimental electronic music, circuit bending, and audio-visual performances with customized equipment, this creatively subversive underground movement is a totally original scene. Directed by Angela Izzo and Eric A Zimmerman.
A documentary series on the electronic audiovisual performance scene. Season 1 - Episode 1 is an introduction to the LA scene and the artists making it happen. Features circuit bending, noise, and experimental artists Pulsating Cyst, Jeff Boynton, Banetoriko, Igor Amoklian, Electronic Half Hour,...
Episode 4 - Make Some Noise. What is it that attracts people to Noise? Includes a profile of LA noise venues (the) Handbag Factory, Coaxial Arts, featuring Telecaves, Rain Lucien Matheke aka Endometrium Cuntplow, Bob Bellarue, Elaine Carey aka Tonos, and more.
The Benders Circuit - Part 5: Electronic Renegades
The modular scene keeps expanding with a renegade outdoor event, Modular on the Spot. Popup events operate on the edge without permits, putting shows at constant risk for police shut-downs. Featuring Rodent, Bana Hafar, Mike Dobler, Derrick Baseck, Bon Harris of Nitzer Ebb, and more.