The Sea Is History

  • 28'
  • United Kingdom
  • 2016
A materialist and animist critique of European colonial history, reading the past as something entangled within the present, made up of living and dead elements. The Sea is History, made in the Dominican Republic and Haiti, is a free adaptation of the poem by Derek Walcott.


All Short films at IFFR 2017

Director
Louis Henderson
Countries of production
United Kingdom, France
Production Year
2016
Festival Edition
IFFR 2017
Length
28'
Medium
DCP
Language
English
Producers
Cédric Walter, Olivier Marboeuf
Production Company
Spectre Productions
Sales
Spectre Productions
Cinematography
Louis Henderson
Editor
Louis Henderson
Sound Design
Louis Henderson, Simon Apostolou