Diamond Sea was shot in a kind of moon landscape: the heavily guarded diamond mine Elizabeth Bay on the coast of Namibia by the Atlantic Ocean. Huge dikes and pumps that work day and night protect the largely automated and large-scale activities against the threat of the sea.

Filmmaker
Doug Aitken
Premiere
International premiere
Country
USA
Year
1997
Medium
umatic PAL
Length
18’
Language
Producer
Eric Matthies
Sales
303 Gallery
Cinematography
Doug Aitken
Editor
Doug Aitken
Sound Design
Doug Aitken