A few weeks ago we brought you news of The King, the Chimp, and the Playa – a Burning Man documentary aired on Russia TV. Not too sure what happened, but the original half hour documentary has now been updated to almost an hour. Maybe the Russians liked it? Maybe this is part 2 of an ongoing series? Here’s the description of the documentary:
The tailor, King, owns the Custom Clothing and Accessories shop. Every year he, along with his Chimp, religiously makes his way to the The Burning Man Festival, a week-long festival that is held at Playa in Black Rock City in Nevada. For a week, this stretch of desert turns into a city that is dedicated to community, art and self-expression. The festival has a carnival-like atmosphere and ends with the burning of an effigy.
Anyway, here ’tis: