The Sky Above The Port

London’s primary cargo has become Data - how do we consolidate the affect of a kind of city that might exist purely as a gateway to virtuality?

A film by Dominik Englund

Archive footage from ThamesTV, TfL YouTube channel


Goldie - Inner City Life [Burial Remix]

Proc Fiskal - Desert Island Discs Theme

Mala - Changes [James Blake Harmonimix]

Burial - Young Death

Some Treat - Lost In Vegas

Orca - 4am

Todd Terry - It's Over Love

Terror Danjah - SOS

Terror Danjah - Light Years

Pop Smoke - Welcome To The Party Remix [feat. Skepta]

Drake - Crew Love [feat. The Weeknd] Pa Salieu - Bang Out

On1 - Makita

Headie One - Ain't It Different [feat. AJ Tracey, Stormzy]

Ivorian Doll - Body Bag

Vangelis - La Petite Fille De La Mer Francis Monkman - At The Pool

PK Brako - "Hang about pal BOTH our boats have holes in them"

Recommended Reading:

James Bridle - New Dark Age

Alberto Duman, Dan Hancox, Malcolm James, Anna Minton - Regeneration Songs

Mark Fisher - Capitalist Realism

William Gibson - The Sprawl Trilogy

Dan Hancox - Inner City Pressure

Patrick Keiller - The View From The Train

Sadie Plant - The Most Radical Gesture

Simon Reynolds - Energy Flash

Nick Srnicek - Platform Capitalism

Joy White - Terraformed