EXPERIMENTA SHORTS PROGRAMME - THE STUFF OF FILM

By Various VARIOUS

BFI - BRITISH FILM INSTITUTE - as FEST

unknown - Completed 2015

Celluloid is a medium that can be used to conjure up all manner of magic visions and political interventions. These are just a few.

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BFI London FF 2015
Experimenta
    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • unknown
    • Countries
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • Languages
    • Other
    • Duration
    • 88 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Various VARIOUS
    • Synopsis
    • Black, Director Anouk de Clercq, Belgium 2015 [0:00]

      Degeneration as creation. This film creates its own image as it is projected over and over again.

      Orwo. Director Stuart Pound, UK 2014 [4:47]

      Obsolete East European stock, I don’t think so.

      The Rules of the Game. Director Julia Dogra-Brazell, UK-Switzerland 2015 [7:10]

      A meditation on the nature of moving image making.

      Chromatic Aberration. Director Aura Satz, UK 2014 [10:59]

      Re-worked test shots from the early 1920s filmed on early colour Eastman stock, with a soundtrack by Scanner.

      Phi Phenomenon 2. Director Patrick Tarrant, UK 2015 [19:25]

      A re-working of Morgan Fisher’s 1968 film too distracted by celluloid to care about clocks.
      sound of a million insects, light of a thousand stars.

      Director Tomonari Nishikawa, Japan 2014 [22:20]

      A 35mm colour negative was buried under fallen leaves near the Fukushima Nuclear Power Station and captured images of radioactivity.

      O, Persecuted. Director Basma Alsharif, Palestine-UK 2015 [24:09]

      The manufacture of a nation state – through found footage – from colonial invasion to beach holidays.

      Nan Lakou Kanaval. Director Kaveh Nabatian, Canada 2014 [36:12]

      The dynamic movement of the film follows that of the Haitian Karnaval.

      The Exquisite Corpus. Director Peter Tscherkassky, Austria 2015 [44:10]

      Footage from a variety of films that display human nudity, masterfully edited according the Surrealist principle of the exquisite corpse.

      Exquisite Corpus is nominated for the Short Film Award.

      Fabric. Director Christoph Girardet, Netherlands 2014 [1:03:12]

      From classical statues to fashion models and shop window mannequins, we see female beauty moulded for the spectator.
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