25th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival
Re Dis Appearing
Words come and go like water. The flow of spoken French and English on the border of clarity resonates in static shots, filled with simple pictorial symbols. Speech is not the bearer of meaning but a poetic element, a symbol of cyclicality, the bearer of displacement and exile.
„If words are to be uttered, they would be from behind the partition. Unaccountable is distance, time to transport from this present minute. “ Theresa Hak Kyung Cha
biographyTheresa Hak Kyung Cha (1951-1982), writer, film-maker and artist of South Korean origin, who has lived in the USA in 1962. In her poetic films, she experiments with literary language and connects Korean culture with conceptual art.
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