A film document for a monument. Raphael Zarka records the artwork Alberto Burri created in 1981 on the ruins of the Italian town of Gibellina, which was destroyed by an earthquake in 1968. The past is a motionless, almost threatening presence in every shot. Humans are accidental interlopers.

Filmmaker
Raphaël Zarka
Premiere
International premiere
Country
France
Year
2010
Medium
Betacam Digi PAL
Length
11’
Language
no dialogue
Producer
Raphaël Zarka
Sales
Motive Gallery
Writer
Raphaël Zarka
Cinematography
Raphaël Zarka
Editor
Raphaël Zarka
Website
http://www.motivegallery.nl