Footnote to a Season (2020)

DV and Super8/B&W/Sound/5 mins 21 secs
French with English subtitles.

A couple argues, a lethal twist of past and future plays out in ordinary lives.

Adapted from Arthur Rimbaud’s enigmatic poems War and Fragments of Folio 12, this new interpretation of the poems offers a stark warning to an age where time – fragmented, decontextualised and stored as optical or auditory data – accumulates, while memory fades.

Extract:

Screenings:
2021 67th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen