„Places of Hope: Imaginary Cities – The City in Science Fiction and Fantasy Cinema“

„Places of Hope: Imaginary Cities – The City in Science Fiction and Fantasy Cinema“

This video essay was created for the exhibition Places of Hope (Leeuwarden, the Netherlands, 4 April – 25 November 2018), for purely educational purposes. It is compiled entirely of footage from feature films depicting fantastical representations of cityscapes and urban life. The video essay is accompanied by music composed and performed by the Belgian quartet Die Anarchistische Abentunterhaltung (DAAU) — music used with permission from the artists.

Medieval Fantasy City Generator by watabou

Medieval Fantasy City Generator by watabou

This application generates a random medieval city layout of a requested size. The generation method is rather arbitrary, the goal is to produce a nice looking map, not an accurate model of a city.