26th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival
director: Daria Kiseleva
original title: Third Nature
running time: 14 min.
synopsisThe essay perceives algorithms as a “living” species and gives them the space to co-create their own space, evoking reflections on naturalness and artificiality, the nature of habitus, and the border between fiction and documentation, in the scenery of a lyrical film shot within the computer games Grand Theft Auto 5 and theHunter: Call of the Wild.
biographyRussian-born artist Daria Kiseleva (1989), currently based in Amsterdam, is mostly involved in research and design. Her work stumbles upon the borderline of art, technology and visual culture. She explores hidden mechanisms creating a new reality through digital technologies and power structures.
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