Burning Man - The Burning Sensation (theatrical trailer)

Posted by walkingshadows on Oct. 19, 2009

Burning Man - The Burning Sensation will scorch your senses as it takes you into the heart of the Burning Man experience. Each Summer, some 20,000 souls make a pilgrimage to the Black Rock Desert to practice radical self-expression and self-reliance in a temporary, commerce-free community. The worlds largest venue for public art, Burning Man has elements of a Vegas acid trip, a nudist colony, a pyrotechnic convention, the Rose Bowl parade, a rave, the Museum of Modern Art, and a Mad Max movie dispersed over the 107 degree desert - at the end of which a 50-foot high, neon-lit, wooden effigy is burned, igniting a wild, tribal, all-night celebration. The film captures intense footage of several art events as well as interviews with Burning Man organizers Larry Harvey (also co-founder), Crimson Rose and Will Roger who explain how, what started in 1986 as an impromptu Summer Solstice celebration, put on by a few friends at a beach in San Francisco, has turned into a full-blown exercise in city planning an

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