FRANCE | 2022 | DCP | NO DIALOGUE | 23 | BEN RUSSELL
Director / Director: Ben Russell
Guión / Screenplay: Ben Russell
Productor / Producer: Katell Paillard
Fotografía / Cinematography: Ben Russell
Edición / Editing: Ben Russell
Sonido / Sound: Ben Russell
Compañía Productora / Production Company: Le Fresnoy Studio national
Sinopsis / Synopsis:
A tone-poem in blue and red.
Blue > a soundtrack melted out of a Cyndi Lauper CD leads into an(other) attempt to find a way through the fog of recent years. Filmed between the Carpathian Mountains, Vilnius punk clubs and the Belarusian Independence Day celebration in 2019.
Red > a structuralist diary: mood + sea + movement. A long fade, an index of one kind of everything at once, a soft immersion. Filmed in / around Marseille between 2021-2022.
Biografía / Biography:
Ben Russell is an American artist, filmmaker and curator whose work lies at the intersection of ethnography and psychedelia. His films and installations are in direct conversation with the history of the documentary image, providing a time-based inquiry into trance phenomena. Russell was an exhibiting artist at documenta 14 (2017) and his work has been presented at the Centre Georges Pompidou, the Museum of Modern Art, the Tate Modern, the Museum of Modern Art Chicago, the Venice Film Festival and the Berlinale, among others. He is currently based in Marseille, France
Festivales / Festivals:
Chicago Underground Film Festival - 2022, USA
Marseille International Documentary Festival - 2022, France
Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival - 2022, Portugal
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