Forgotten Space

Forgotten Space

Zapomenuté univerzum

Script: Noel Burch, Allan Sekula
Photography: Attila Boa & Wolfgang Thaler
Editing: Menno Boerema
Sound: Eckehard Braun & Joe Knauer
Music: Riccardo Tesi & Louis Andriessen
Color: Colour
Language: English
Synopsis

1 container 2 transporting goods 3 trains, trucks, ships 4 a socio-political film essay 5 the madness of global capitalism 6 detailed, precise, focused; interviews, archival material 7 the simplistic optimism of "conquerors of nature" 8 symbolism of the oceans and value of sustainability 9 we need balance between the personal and the social 10 basic meaning and metaphors (ocean and society, ocean and existence)

A look at the movement of shipping containers and the related financial transactions, an analytical examination of transport logistics and the uncertain journey undertaken by goods, an uncertainty that could threaten our way of life.

 
Festival edition: 2010
Sections: Opus bonum
Exhibition format: HDTV (HDCam)
Subtitle languages: English

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