Respiration

4.5 minutes | 2019 I 16mm
 

An experimental, feminist meditation on river naiads and backyard deities; nothing noticed is lonely. From inspiration to expiration, breathing is the only work to be enacted now. Respiration is a 16mm collage of ephemeral film imagery (medical education and home movies) optically reprinted frame-by-frame, and original 16mm footage shot on

a wind-up Bolex of domestic and natural worlds. 
 

Screenings/Exhibitions: 
 

World Premiere, 2018 Onion City Film Festival, Chicago, IL 
Sheehan Gallery, Whitman College, WA (group show, 
Written in Light: Meditations on the Moving Image                      
Minneapolis / St. Paul International Film Festival     

Revolutions Per Minute Festival, Boston, MA

Kinoskop Analog Experimental Film Festival, Belgrade, Serbia
International Short Film Festival of Canton, China
Festival Internacional del Nuevo Cinema Latinoamericano, Havana
LLAWN, Llandudno, Arts Festival, North Wales
Manifest Destiny Gallery, Barcelona, Spain