Based mostly on his films, Nicolas Winding Refn looks as if a person with very specific tastes. Drive, as an illustration, looks as if a simple automotive chase film a couple of quiet man in a cool jacket, but it surely’s extra of an homage to retro European motion flicks than it’s an artsy tackle The Quick And The Livid. For individuals hoping to get a deeper glimpse into among the stuff that Refn likes, the filmmaker has determined to place collectively a streaming service of his very personal that he’s billing as a “cultural expressway for the humanities.” Housed at ByNWR.com, the location will characteristic a rotating collection of completely different sorts of flicks from all around the world, with some coming from Refn’s private assortment and all curated by him and a “hand-picked cultural associate.”
This comes from Little White Lies, which occurs to be a kind of cultural companions. One other, author Jimmy McDonough, shall be bringing a group known as “Regional Renegades: Exploitation Gems From The Southern U.S.” that can characteristic titles like 1965’s Nest Of The Cuckoo Birds, 1967’s Shanty Tramp, and Scorching Thrills And Heat Chills from that very same 12 months.
The service shall be free, and it’s set to launch in February subsequent 12 months.