The cinema comes to life in Signals: Regained.Read more about this programme
Focus in this short remake is on how sound is used as a means of social control, and the larger historical implications of repetition.
In Need of Space is inspired by the minimal music of Steve Reich and consists of moving vertical lines and colour surfaces; the ribs and surfaces of a rotating cube with the format of a film frame. By tilting the object in the frame, a totally different dynamic emerges in three dimensions.
After more than a century, Méliès fans can see his iconic ATrip to the Moon as a coloured spectacle again. A playful documentary on one of the most technically sophisticated and expensive restorations ever includes the short film with the contemporary music of AIR.
Screened together with A Trip to the Moon.