Dana Plays Volume V: Pop-Up Edition
- Dana Plays |
- 2015 |
- 18 minutes |
- COLOR/B&W |
This edition features a seriee of short formal studies that werc included at the Kadist Art Foundation Canyon Pop-up Exhibition in December 2013.
Agitprop (4 minutes, 2013, color, sound 16mm to HD Optical Printing)
Visually arresting, deconstructionist piece examining pre-WWll newsreel war footage propaganda. The visual treatment of this piece, involving optical printing, abstract composting, and time manipulation, mirrors the historical permutations, and re-setting of meaning, this propaganda film segment endured through censorship, duplication, and film extraction.
Watch this title on Fandor: https://www.fandor.com/films/agitprop
Passage (2 minutes 10 Seconds, HD original, 2013)
Stark, nign-contrast shimmering circles of confusion emanating from streams in wet sand,
and sand crabs scooting over their discarded exoskeletons in pools during low tide.
Watch this title on Fandor: https://www.fandor.com/films/passage
Aquifer (3 minutes 59 Seconds, DV original, 2011)
Underwater study in light and motion of the aquifer erupting at Crystal Springs in Zephyrhills,
Clones (4 minutes 22 seconds, color / sound, 16mm to digital 2015)
Formal study in composited imagery of albino frogs and fruitl flies mating from science experiments found footage.
Arriving Departing (3 minutes 36 seconds, B&W, silent HD original, 2009)
Rich, pristine black-and-white digital visual overlays of the train arriving and departing the
station at Villefranche-sur-Mer, France.