Signs of life can be found in the most unusual places: in a volcano, a sound booth, the graveyards of a Haitian village, and in swarms of pixels that fill the frame.
Films screened in this combined programme
Um campo de aviaçãoJoana Pimenta IFFR 2017 14′
Speculative geological fiction links a living mountain obscured by mist to the story of a rubble-engulfed modernist city.
Whipping ZombieYuri Ancarani IFFR 2017 27′
In a Haitian village there is a dance, the whipping zombie ritual. Men whip and fight until they die, to be reborn in the infinite cycle.
Pattern LanguagePeter Burr IFFR 2017 10′
Highly organised, richly layered patterns move in accordance with sound frequencies and rhythms, towards the construction of an endlessly changing labyrinth.
Waypoint, Follow, Orbit, Focus, Track, Paneteam IFFR 2017 14′
During a trip across Croatia, eteam uses a drone camera to study the art of camouflage .
On the Origin of FearBayu Prihantoro Filemon IFFR 2017 12′
Deep-seated traumas of Indonesia are rooted out when a man dubs the roles of both perpetrator and victim over a docudrama on the 1965 attempted coup.