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Event Horizon

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Summary
Filmed in extreme desert conditions "Event Horizon" looks at a landscape interrupted and transformed by visible signs of heat. The waviness blurs objects and figures, creating a mirage effect and rendering familiar objects unrecognizable. The work takes place in near silence, with the sound of wind dominating the score. The work is approximately seven and one-half minutes in length. Produced and directed by Bil Viola.
Topics
Deserts, Experimental films, Heat, Video art
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