Friday, February 26, 2016

The First Episode Of David Bowie’s ‘Blackstar’ Miniseries Is Now On Instagram

"David Bowie’s Blackstar has been turned into an Instagram miniseries, and the first episode debuted yesterday (February 25). Titled Unbound, the 16-part series features “evocative images inspired by the moods suggested in the album’s music, lyrics and artwork,” and not a “literal, linear narrative,” according to a press release on Bowie’s website.

There’s a lot going on in this initial 15-second clip; there’s a girl spinning a globe while holding a glass of wine; a guy picking a book from the book case; another girl working on a piece of embroidery; and some unknown figure in the corner whose face is unseen, as they watch everything that happens in silence. There’s also a book on the table adorned by a large black star, which is obviously in reference to Bowie’s U.S. No. 1 latest release." - Keep reading here.