February 18, 2022
The anthology film The Year of the Everlasting Storm and the documentary Ailey are available on DVD from Neon’s Decal label and Distribution Solutions.
The Year of the Everlasting Storm, which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival, features seven stories from seven auteurs from around the world shot in the United States, Iran, Chile, China and Thailand, chronicling the unprecedented moment in time during the pandemic. Segment directors include Anthony Chen, David Lowery, Jafar Panahi, Laura Poitras, Dominga Sotomayor, Malik Vitthal and Apichatpong Weerasethakul.
Ailey (2021) chronicles the story of Alvin Ailey, a trailblazing pioneer who found salvation through dance. The documentary traces the full contours of the brilliant and enigmatic man whose search for the truth in movement resulted in enduring choreography that centers on the Black American experience.