School

  • 52'
  • Canada
  • 2008
A trio of artefacts, gathered sequentially, in three schools: Cleveland, Los Angeles and Fallujah. Three kinds of collections, three embedded reporters, three chronological presentations.
'The Database represents the world as a list of items, and it refuses to order this list. In contrast, a narrative creates a cause-and-effect trajectory of seemingly unordered items (events). Therefore, database and narrative are natural enemies.' (Lev Manovich)
Director
Mike Hoolboom
Premiere
World premiere
Country of production
Canada
Production Year
2008
Festival Edition
IFFR 2008
Length
52'
Medium
DV cam NTSC
Language
English
Producer
Mike Hoolboom
Sales
Mike Hoolboom