The videos this week aren't easily lumped into a single category. The films all display gorgeous visuals. They are works created with a mastery of filmmaking craft and all explore different facets of melancholia. They travel from the serious, bittersweet recollections of an artist; to the mixture of hope and fear that lingers when one faces death; to the gentle but deep ache of love almost requited.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at http://spectrummagazine.org/node/3138