favs are films i wish i made.
Skin Shade Night Day 2022
This was a very strange project to work on - art imitating life and life imitating art.
We set up a 1:1 scale prototype of the installation in an empty church, stitching together rolls and rolls of shadecloth, altogether spanning about 9m wide and 12m long with 12 channels of audio dispersed around the room. I recorded most of the sounds in my house and backyard where I was living - sounds of domestic activity, dishes being washed, sweeping of…
Filmed this in 2019 forever ago. Besides the cultural context, it's really just about wondering whatever happened to that particular someone now in a different place and time.
Happy New Year, Ms. Luna
I might be biased, but this might be the most perfect short film <333
The Plastic House 2019
It's very surreal to have my film as an official selection of Visions du Réel film festival in this moment in time. I made this film in isolation, never thinking of its afterlife. In light of the current pandemic, I hope it raises some timely questions - How do you continue to live and work in isolation? What memories do you keep of loved ones when they're not around? As everything has changed so much, it already feels like a nostalgic film to me.
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This Is Not a Burial, It’s a Resurrection 2019
“And when I stand up, I am just waiting for the time to arrive so I can lie down again.”
Maybe grief isn’t a phase but a lifelong process. Waiting, enduring until you can be with them again.