Various Difficulties

Various Difficulties

Nov 19, 2012

Shot on Super-8 in downtown Newcastle NSW, Various Difficulties is an exercise in communication with the past and its ghosts.  Featuring a soundtrack by Sydney based musician John Encarnacao the film is a fragment of a larger amorphous project titled Dissolution that seeks to uncover the submerged psychic fabric of the city. There are memories […]

Optimum Viewing Distance

Optimum Viewing Distance

Sep 14, 2012

Ryszard Dabek Institute of Contemporary Art Newtown 27/4  – 13/5/12 Optimum Viewing Distance is an exercise in cinematic archaeology that uses a series of feature films shot in London in the 1960s as a psychic roadmap. The title refers to a sense of historical and geographical remove as well as the placement of the viewer within […]