The Freestone Drone

The Freestone Drone

Dron Freestone

Color: Colour
Language: English
Synopsis

The mission of a drone as seen from the viewpoint of a conscious machine. This hybrid political essay combines a carefully constructed argumentative structure with found footage, the imitation or re-mediation of television footage, and elements of science fiction in order to reflect on the use of drones as a weapon.

Biography

In the 1980s British video artist George Barber (1958) achieved fame with his scratch videos. Made using found footage techniques, dynamic editing and the layering of rhythm, they were a critique of the television mass medium.

Photo Gallery

LUX / Waterlow Park Centre / Matt Carter / Dartmouth Park Hill / London / N19 5JF / United Kingdom / +44 (0)20 3141 2960 / matt@lux.org.uk
 
Festival edition: 2016
Sections: Fascinations: Aerial View
Premiere Type: Czech Premiere
Screening:
30.10.2016 10:00
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