25th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival
The Memory Atlas
director: Domenico Centrone
original title: The Memory Atlas
running time: 10 min.
synopsisThe Memory Atlas refers to the unfinished work of Aby Warburg, a mentally ill German art historian. A surrealistic flow of ideas from his authentic writings from his stay in the Bellevue psychiatric hospital in Kreuzlingen, Switzerland commingles with the medical records of his psychotic states, tracing the border between madness and genius in one zoom out.
biographyItalian filmmaker Domenico Centron (1992) has made several short creative documentaries, primarily as part of DOC NOMADS, his cross-border master’s degree studies.
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|photography:||Hanna Hovitie, Waleed al Madani|