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François Alaux, Hervé de Crécy, Ludovic Houplain – LOGORAMA (France 2009, 16:04 Mins)

Unfortunately this video is no longer available on the Impakt Channel. Police chase an armed criminal in a version of Los Angeles comprised entirely of […]

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Yves Netzhammer – Adressen unmöglicher Orte (Switzerland, 2009, 22:00 min)

In this new work by Yves Netzhammer, he further explores the poetics of his computer animated aesthetic. Netzhammer juxtaposes the apparent serenity of his digitally rendered characters to sentiments […]

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Erik Bünger – A Lecture on Schizophonia (Germany 2009, 37:19 mins)

A project existing both as a lecture performance and as a video, exploring the phenomenon of schizophonia [= that which makes dogs bark at speakers, […]

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Penny Lane – The Voyagers (USA 2010, 16:30 mins.)

In the summer of 1977, NASA sent Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 on an epic journey into interstellar space. Together and alone, they will travel […]

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Palesa Shongwe – Atropy (South Africa 2010, 7:45 mins)

Picture, poetry, voice and music are woven together into a contemplative short film about the lingering memory of youth, the loss of spontaneity and the […]

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Elisabeth Smolarz – S.T.T.L (USA, 2011, 4:20 mins.)

S.T.T.L (Sit tibi terra levis, or “May the earth rest lightly on you”) is a short video about the way we die. Since human death […]

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Richard Wilhelmer – Strange Love (Austria/USA, 2010, 5:00 min)

Idylls that hold some irritation in store: Richard Wilhelmer’s Strange Love (produced at the California Institute of the Arts) shows them to us, implying our […]

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KEREN CYTTER – FOUR SEASONS (DENMARK 2009, 12:15 MIN.)

Unfortunately the video is not available on Impakt Channel, but you can see it here:  The story of Four Seasons revolves around a woman entering […]

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Alvise Renzini – Ci Soni Gli Spiriti (Italy 2009, 6:20 mins.)

This animation film shows the phenomenon ‘house’ as an arena for psychological interpretations, based on Carl Gustav Jung. BIO: Alvise Renzini has concentrated his artistic […]

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JOSEPHINE HALBERT – TIME TRAVEL BOYFRIENDS (UK 2009, 09:58 MIN.)

A fantasy love-letter to a collection of well-known men from diverse worlds including the young Orson Welles, the cricketer Charles B Fry, Isambard Kingdom Brunel and […]

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Martin Skauen – Mother (Germany 2012, 3:00 mins.)

Somewhere between beat poetry and comedy ‘Slideshow Johnny’ can be found: a darkly surreal portrait of an experimental outside artist. Driven by his personal issues, […]

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Sarah Wood – For Cultural Purposes Only (United Kingdom 2009, 8:25 mins.)

How does it feel to be unable to see images of the place you come from in this media-saturated society of ours? BIO: Sarah Wood […]

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Marie-Catherine Theiler & Jan Peters – Time’s Up (Germany 2009, 15:00 mins.)

Unfortunately this video is not available on the Impakt Channel. While the makers are expecting a baby, they get into a car crash. This confronts […]

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Emily Vey Duke & Cooper Battersby – Beauty Plus Pity (Canada 2009, 14:00 mins.)

This contemporary fable sheds light on our existence as a messy and abject farce. Stuffed animals, a hunter in reverie and God forgetting to take […]

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Emilia Ukkonen – Self Portrait (Finland, 2007, 06:15 min)

“The video Self Portrait is a portrayal of expectations and desires. A small-town girl wants to be someone. This semi autobiographical video challenges the motivations of my own actions, […]

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Nadav Assor – Feelers (Esotropia II) (United States 2012, 15:36 mins.)

Two Actors are themselves: a healer and a security officer, who swap roles. They investigate each other with the aid – or the intervention – […]

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Orizon Astonia – Pingitan (Indonesia 2013, 13:54 mins.)

A traditional marriage is preceded by a period of isolation, but two young Indonesians lovers can’t be stopped. BIO: Orizon Astonia was born in Surabaya […]

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Kristin Lucas – Host (United States 1997, 7:41 mins.)

In this video, Lucas performs characters on both sides of the screen. Set in the future, a young woman approaches a street-side multimedia kiosk, logs […]

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Falke Pisano – Chillida (Forms and Feelings) (The Netherlands 2006, 13:40 mins.)

In Chillida (Forms and Feelings) the artist reacts to a series of sculptures by Eduardo Chillida taken by David Finn. The ostensible subject matter is […]

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