Without water, no life on planet Earth, or any other planet whatsoever. But can we imagine a life in which water, in various forms, dominates everything?
Films screened in this combined programme
.TVG. Anthony Svatek IFFR 2018 22′
The credit crunch did not really affect island nation Tuvalu, but climate change is bringing it down all too literally now. Yet online it might still have a future.
RésistanceLaurence Favre IFFR 2018 11′
The eternal quiet of a mountain ridge is but a deception. Melting glaciers constantly change the surface and uncover old traces of human presence.
The Landscape Is Empty and Emptiness Is LandscapeCarla Andrade IFFR 2018 15′
The Chilean Atacama Desert provides the backdrop for a series of static shots that foreground emptiness. The natural setting becomes a mental space.
Twenty Nine Minutes at SeaJacques Perconte IFFR 2018 30′
A peaceful image transforms imperceptibly into a blood-red scene. Below the soothing waves of the sea, deep unrest simmers. Digital impressionism at its best.