Scene from the film Gravitation
Scene from the film Gravitation
Scene from the film Gravitation


  • Hungary

anti-film - everything falls - heaviness and grace - cynical, ironic, and anarchic - ironicizes the hell of history - a film that spares no one - footage of corpses in the Warsaw ghetto - piles of dead bodies, machines for processing meat - György Lukács: any understanding of art a normative misunderstanding - shoot at everything that you can: clocks, mirrors, and film

Scratched film stock that reminds us that film remains in a state of birth, a shocking poem of physical suffering and the danger of organized violence that can be denied by a cynical but free gesture.


  • Original Title
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    András Szirtes
  • Cinematography
    András Szirtes
  • Editing
    András Szirtes
  • Music
    András Szirtes
  • Sound
    Gyula Traub
  • Runtime
    21 min (16-30 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Hungary
  • Format
    • Colour
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