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Panorama

31 October 2002
Location: Het Utrechts Archief
16:00
3 November 2002
Location: Het Utrechts Archief
19:30

The reflection of political events in daily life.

RE:THE OPERATION

Paul Chan
VIDEO / 00:27:30 / USA / 2002
Depicted as wounded soldiers in the war on terrorism, members of George Bush’s cabinet relate their personal experiences in the form of letters and memos. The texts written by the members are read out against a background of digital snapshots.

 

THE SIMPSON VERDICT

Kota Ezawa
VIDEO / 00:03:00 / USA / 2002
A 2D animation on the O.J. Simpson trial instead of courtroom sketches.

 

WIR ALLE

Jörg Piringer
VIDEO / 00:04:10 / 2001
A political video poem based on a sentence the Austrian president said on the radio.

 

RAGAZZO

Jean-Baptiste Ganne
VIDEO / 00:02:18 / FRANCE / 2002
A photo set as a classical landscape with saint, featuring Carlo Giuliani as the main character, the young man shot dead by the police at the G8 protests in July 2001 in Genua.

 

LOVE SONGS #1: NURTURE

Art Jones
VIDEO / 00:04:00 / USA / 2001
The animal kingdom illustrates the hip-hop world and vice versa.

 

LOVE SONGS #1: OVER ABOVE

Art Jones
VIDEO / 00:04:00 / USA / 2001
From the secluded space behind a window the camera seeks and finds…

 

GREAT BALLS OF FIRE

Leon Grodski, Pearl Gluck
VIDEO / 00:06:23 / USA / 2001
American history explained by a preaching homeless m,an with a Coca-Cola cup: Godzilla, the atom bomb, Elvis, JFK, Matin Luther King, while in the background the Twin Towers collapse.

 

STATE OF THE UNION

Bryan Boyce
VIDEO / 00:02:00 / USA / 2001
What would happen if George Bush focused on the land of the Teletubbies.

 


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