This programme focuses on new work by Sebastián Diaz Morales, Gao Yuan, Laura Kraning and Vladlena Sandu.
Films screened in this combined programme
The Lost ObjectIFFR 2017 13′
A film studio; a simple room with a bed, chair, desk and sink; a crew. And a mysterious object. What more is needed for a tensive film?
Lunar DialGao Yuan IFFR 2017 15′
Painter Gao Yuan’s experimental animation is composed of a series of surreal scenes. Objects and people find themselves in unusual situations where rules of gravity and structure do not apply.
Meridian PlainLaura Kraning IFFR 2017 18′
Meridian Plain maps an enigmatic distant landscape excavated from hundreds of thousands of archival still images, forecasting visions of a possible future, transmitted from a mechanical eye.
Holy GodVladlena Sandu IFFR 2017 25′
"Self-portrait. In 1998 our family came under armed attack. We were able to escape and we fled Grozny. We have been silent about it since." (Vladlena Sandu)