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Abiding

Direction
Year
2019
Country
  • Netherlands
Runtime
5min
Audio Tracks
Subtitles

Abiding is a short film that questions the sequential and fragmentary nature of cinema. The artist removed the shutter of his camera and pulled the 35mm film manually in a single gesture. Without shutter the continuous influx of light disrupted the traditional representation and blurred the boundaries between cinema, photography and painting. The trees and the houses lose their solidity, the world appears melted together in a single image shifting in time.

Details

  • Original Title
    Abiding
  • Direction
  • Runtime
    5 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
    2019
  • Country
    • Netherlands
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Festivals
    • Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival 2019
    • Indielisboa 2020
    • Goshort International Short Film Festval Nijmegen 2020
    • Revolutions Per Minute Festival 2020
  • Awards
    • SPECIAL MENTION @ Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival 2019

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