The Last Time

  • 12'
  • USA
  • 1994
An actor is working on a play about the mythical Greek warrior Philoktetes, who has been abandoned by Odysseus on the uninhabited island of Lemnos. Then the actor hears he has AIDS. is made from footage shot for the play. It makes for a moving meditation on the power of art as a life-giving force and on one man's extraordinary belief in that power.
Director
Leslie Thornton
Premiere
European premiere
Country of production
USA
Production Year
1994
Festival Edition
IFFR 1995
Length
12'
Medium
umatic NTSC
Language
English
Producers
Leslie Thornton, Danna Scott
Sales
Drift Distribution