2755 Miles (2009, short), Taxing in the City (2009, short), Dad Where Are You? (2010, short), I Thought I Found You But I Was Looking on Footage of a Different Country (2010, short), I Thought I Found You, Dad Where Are You? (2010, instal), Exit K1 (2012, short), Our Dead Dogs (2013, short), Father Gravedigger (2013, short), The Last Burial (2013, short), Three Farewells (2013, instal), Requiem to a Shipwreck (2014, short), A Sign of Prosperity to the Dreamer (2014, instal), Gravediggers (2014, instal), Winter Came Early (2015, short), Configuration of the Man Who Has Seen Without Being Seen (2015, instal), Requiem to a Fatal Incident (2015, short), Untitled (2016, short), There She Blows (2016, short), The Thin Crust of Earth (2016, short), Take 11: What Remains Is a Wound Disembodied (2018, short), Take 11 (2019, instal), Kala azar (2020)
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Requiem to a Shipwreck
A fabulously reserved video as a suitable ode to a bizarre shipping disaster. Rafa created this work during her residency at the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam.
In a pretty inhuman environment, caring for animals gives meaning to a taciturn couple. Until they have an accident.