Real Scenes

  • Real Scenes is a film series in which we explore the musical, cultural and creative climate within electronic music's key destinations.

2019

  • 18 Nov 2019

    A distinct scene is flourishing in a city that no longer considers itself inferior to established dance music hubs like London and Berlin.
  • 4 Nov 2019

    In Australia's most populous city, we find the party scene quietly flourishing beyond the reach of so-called "lockout laws."

2017

  • 14 Jun 2017

    Thriving? Or just surviving? RA's flagship documentary series explores the complicated story behind the world's biggest dance music scene.

2016

2015

  • 16 Sep 2015

    Life in the Mexican capital throws up many obstacles, but as we found out in the return of our long-running film series, a small number of dedicated people are trying to build an electronic music scene in one of the world's most chaotic cities.

2014

  • 10 Feb 2014

    To most of us, a police ban on dancing sounds like the stuff of dystopian nightmares, but in the latest episode of our flagship documentary series we see how this is a reality for people in the Japanese capital.

2013

2012

  • 3 Dec 2012

    In the return of our documentary series, we visit the French capital.

2011

  • 6 Sep 2011

    For its latest documentary, RA visits techno's current capital city.
  • 9 Aug 2011

    RA continues its new video series with a trip to the birthplace of techno.
  • 5 Jul 2011

    RA marks its video debut and the start of a brand new series with a trip to arguably the most creative city in electronic music right now.