Handful of Dust

  • 9'
  • USA
  • 2013
Rates of cancer in the film’s cast and crew reflect it being shot downwind during the period of above-ground nuclear testing. This remake is composed of hundreds of cyanotypes, exposed with the original negatives from 1954. The Prussian blue of the images is understood to counteract radiation poisoning.
Director
Hope Tucker
Premiere
Dutch Premiere
Country of production
USA
Production Year
2013
Festival Edition
IFFR 2014
Length
9'
Medium
File
Language
English
Producer
Hope Tucker
Sales
Hope Tucker
Screenplay
Hope Tucker
Cinematography
Hope Tucker
Editor
Hope Tucker
Website
http://www.theobituaryproject.org