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In Comparison

Direction
Year
2009
Country
  • Germany
  • Austria
Runtime
62min
Audio Tracks
Subtitles

Harun Farocki tracks the individual steps in the manufacture and use of bricks in Africa, India and Europe, comparing and contrasting different traditions and methods. Instead of using a commentary, Farocki allows the images to speak for themeselves, working with the colour, movement and sound of bricks, which symbolise the basic building blocks of social relationship and economic structures.

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Details

  • Original Title
    Zum Vergleich
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Harun Farocki, Matthias Rajmann
  • Cinematography
    Ingo Kratisch
  • Editing
    Meggie Schneider
  • Runtime
    62 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    2009
  • Country
    • Germany
    • Austria

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