A study of a church building in thin sections, as abstract as a CT scan. A journey back billions of years to the time the marble was formed and buried. As the poet Coleridge stated: "Elegy is a form of poetry natural to the reflective mind. Elegy presents everything as lost and gone or absent and future."
The other films shown within Reverse Engineering
ElegyLouis Rizzo-Naudi IFFR 2018 8′
After 20 years of service, the spacecraft Cassini was sent crashing into Saturn on 15 September 2017. It now appeals even more to the imagination.
A Creak in TimeSteven McInerney IFFR 2018 27′
Inspired by the famous Eames film Powers of Ten, McInerney explores the boundaries of perception, from the smallest atom to the remotest corners of the universe.
PolteSami van Ingen IFFR 2018 15′
From a few surviving images from the Finnish film Fallen Asleep When Young (1937), an other-worldly melodrama is distilled. Passion, deeply human, now digitally reanimated.
Moulding ExclusivitiesJohann Arens IFFR 2018 8′
Mysterious white sculptural forms are on display in an empty office environment. Digital graphic tools further enhance the visual alienation.
- Paul Bush
- United Kingdom, Switzerland
- no dialogue
- Paul Bush, Gerd Gockell
- Production Company
- Ancient Mariner Productions Ltd, Schattenkabinett GmbH
- Ancient Mariner Productions Ltd
- Adrian Flury, Paul Bush
- Paul Bush
- Sound Design
- Andy Cowton, Thomas Gassmann
- Andy Cowton