Walter/Leaves, 2002

Walter / Leaves, 2002 (excerpt) Running time: continuous loop / SD / colour Reflections of moving leaves are projected onto Walter’s face through a glass window. This effect is not a digital manipulation; it is a truthful depiction of a simple reflection. Walter, a 97 year old man is in a state of sleep/awakening. It … Read More

Gulls, 2002

Gulls, 2002 (excerpt) Running time: continuous loop / SD / colour Hovering time is resonant in this short video, which focuses attention on the flight of a gull across the screen. Camera: Sylvia Safdie Editing: Marielle Quesney, Sylvia Safdie Audio: Silent

Water Over Stone, 2002

Water Over Stone, 2002 (excerpt) Running time: continuous loop / SD / colour Repeated movements of water moving over a stone in Lake Memphremagog in the Eastern Townships. By viewing the movement of water at varying speeds we are able to observe the organic transformation that is actually occurring. Camera: Sylvia Safdie Editing: Marielle Quesney, … Read More

Owls Head, 2002

Owls Head, 2002 (excerpt) Running time: continuous loop / SD / colour Transformation of water, light and haze on an early fall morning on Lake Memphremagog, Eastern Townships, Québec. Camera: Sylvia Safdie Editing: Marielle Quesney, Sylvia Safdie Audio: Silent

Ben, 2002

Ben, 2002 (excerpt) Running time: 4:27 minutes / SD / colour A portrait of choreographer Benjamin Harkarvy is superimposed with the rhythmic flow of water. Camera: Sylvia Safdie Editing: Brigitte Dajczer, Sylvia Safdie Audio: Silent

Province Island, 2002

Providence Island, 2002 (excerpt) Running time: continuous loop / SD / colour A still frame of a moving landscape becomes a meditation on transformation both actual and perceptual. This footage was filmed on an early Fall morning on Lake Memphremagog, Eastern Townships, Québec. Camera: Sylvia Safdie Editing: Adad Hannah, Sylvia Safdie Audio: Silent