Puerto Escondido, Mexico: January 1, 2014, 6:00 PM

Puerto Escondido, Mexico: January 1, 2014, 6:00 PM (excerpt)
Running time: 31:24 / HD / colour

Light, movement and undulations of sand and ocean in Puerto Escondido, Mexico on January 1st, 2014 at 6:00 PM.

Camera: Sylvia Safdie
Editing: Patrick Andrew Boivin, Sylvia Safdie
Audio: Silent

For the past several years I have spent hours observing moving waters in rivers, lakes, oceans and seas. This process has often guided my travels. I have become captivated by the way they disclose their secret anatomy, by their life force, by their continuous rhythms of movement and transformation and by the way they capture and reflect light.

La Barra, Mexico: January 10, 2014, 5:36 PM

La Barra, Mexico: January 10, 2014, 5:36 PM (excerpt)
Running time: 8:14 minutes / HD / colour

Light, movement and undulations of sand and ocean in La Barra, Mexico, on January 10th, 2014 at 5:36 PM.

Camera: Sylvia Safdie
Editing: Patrick Andrew Boivin, Sylvia Safdie
Audio: Silent

For the past several years I have spent hours observing moving waters in rivers, lakes, oceans and seas. This process has often guided my travels. I have become captivated by the way they disclose their secret anatomy, by their life force, by their continuous rhythms of movement and transformation and by the way they capture and reflect light.

Joe: Two In The Afternoon, 2014

Joe: Two In The Afternoon, 2014 (excerpt)
Running time: 5:39 minutes / HD / colour

In this diptych, music, light and shadow come together to create a dialogue between sound/image, image/sound. Joe McPhee plays a improvised solo on the saxophone.

Camera: Sylvia Safdie
Editing: Patrick Andrew Boivin, Sylvia Safdie
Audio: Joe McPhee, Saxophone
Sound Recording: Patrick Andrew Boivin

About the musician: Joe McPhee is one of the leading figures in the history of “free jazz” and improvisation. A multi instrumentalist (alto, tenor, soprano, saxophones, pocket trumpet, trombone). He has been an influential force sine the early 70s in the development and establishment of this music. He lives outside New York.