<videovortex> immobilite - A Foreign Film by Mark Amerika

tilman baumgärtel mail at tilmanbaumgaertel.net
Tue Apr 21 05:42:17 CEST 2009

I think in the "future of cinema" films like that would be downloadable...


Seth Keen schrieb:
> http://www.immobilite.com/
> The world's first feature-length mobile phone art film.
> A story about a future world where the dream of living in utopia can 
> only be sustained by a nomadic tribe of artists and intellectuals, 
> Mark Amerika's Immobilité mashes up the language of "foreign films" 
> with landscape painting and literary metafiction. The work was 
> composed using an unscripted, improvisational method of acting and the 
> mobile phone images are intentionally shot in an amateurish or DIY 
> [do-it-yourself] style similar to the evolving forms of video 
> distributed in social media environments such as YouTube. By 
> interfacing this low-tech version of video making with more 
> sophisticated forms of European art-house movies, Amerika both asks 
> and answers the question "What is the future of cinema?"
> best
> Seth Keen
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