It wants to create new things, but its not interested in growth for its own sake. It would like to ask questions that are not knowable, but would like the answers to affect our present reality. It wants to be part of change without being limited to the frameworks set up to do that.
While East of Moon is a vehicle in the form of a company, and the integrity of the vehicle must be protected, it's principal motto is that of Comte de Lautreamont:
“Poetry must be made by all, not by one”
Innovation to solve grand societal challenges.
Innovation, creativity and social development in remote and rural areas.
Creativity as work and challenges of creative workers.
Production of films and other media and artistic outputs.
A R&D project in collaboration with researchers, universities and entrepreneurs.
A software service to engage communities in mission-oriented innovation.
A digital platform to connect remote communities in the Arctic with new residents.
Connecting remote and rural areas of Europe together to learn and collaborate.
A short documentary about the machine worskhop in Þingeyri and it's last blacksmith (in production).
A discussion and ideas and current affairs.
A feature length documentary East of Moon was a co-producer of.
A series of workshops using methods of labour organising for creative people.