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Melancholy is part of the art film collection Human Frames that concentrates on psychological states such as happiness, desire, madness, fanaticism, fear, anger, isolation, mono no aware and impermanence. This volume presents nine contemporary works from Asia and Europe that arouse our curiosity of other cultural interpretations of melancholy. The films invite us to revisit the things we once considered familiar, to look at them from a different perspective, and ultimately, to subject our own cultural system of reference to scrutiny.

This DVD contains:
Marylene Negro - Dark Continent, 2010, 6 min 10 sec
Phuttiphong Aroonpheng - A Tale of Heaven, 2011, 6 min
Tony Wu - Sentimental Journey, 2003, 10 min
Yuki Kawamura - Lethe, 2005, 4 min
Monira al Qadiri - Oh torment (Wa Wailah), 2008, 10 min
Matthias Groebel - Divine Invasions, 2006, 9 min 59 sec
Kazumi Kanemaki - Rain at home, 1998, 4 min
Vaughan Pilikian - Household Gods, 2008, 6 min 30 sec
Fabio Scacchioli - Nightlife in a puddle, 2010, 8 min Melancholy is part of the art film collection Human Frames that concentrates on psychological states such as happiness, desire, madness, fanaticism, fear, anger, isolation, mono no aware and impermanence. This volume presents nine contemporary works from Asia and Europe that arouse our curiosity of other cultural interpretations of melancholy. The films invite us to revisit the things we once considered familiar, to look at them from a different perspective, and ultimately, to subject our own cultural system of reference to scrutiny.

This DVD contains:
Marylene Negro - Dark Continent, 2010, 6 min 10 sec
Phuttiphong Aroonpheng - A Tale of Heaven, 2011, 6 min
Tony Wu - Sentimental Journey, 2003, 10 min
Yuki Kawamura - Lethe, 2005, 4 min
Monira al Qadiri - Oh torment (Wa Wailah), 2008, 10 min
Matthias Groebel - Divine Invasions, 2006, 9 min 59 sec
Kazumi Kanemaki - Rain at home, 1998, 4 min
Vaughan Pilikian - Household Gods, 2008, 6 min 30 sec
Fabio Scacchioli - Nightlife in a puddle, 2010, 8 min

Extras

24 page bilingual booklet English/French with text by curator Silke Schmickl and Cornelius Krell, includes film notes, credits and artists' biographies.

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SKU 3760073440574
Year DVD 2012
Director Various
Format DVD
Publisher(s) Lowave
Countries France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Taiwan, Thailand, UK
Aspect ratio 4:3 and 16:9
Colour Colour + B&W
Subtitles English, French, German
Language(s) Arabic, English, Thai
Running time 64 min
DVD region 0, PAL/NTSC
Certificate N/a

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