In the harsh sun of Terra Long’s 350 MYA, a sheet whips before the camera, shaped by the same wind that forms the rigid, undulating lines of sand below it as the film conjures the continued presence of the now vanished Rheic Ocean in the Tafilalt region of the arid Sahara Desert. 

The other films shown within Panta Rhei

Filmmaker
Terra Jean Long
Country
Morocco, Canada
Year
2016
Medium
16mm
Length
5’
Language
no dialogue
Producer
Terra Jean Long
Sales
Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Centre