2015. Slide Installation
|See it as a film|
had it’s great break-through in the 50’s, and a common
theme was paranoia. In the movies, the cold war threat of a russian
invasion was transformed into a threat from outer space. Mixed stills
from these movies are rotating in a slide projector, with a synced
sound track. The audio comes from the movies. The conversion from movie
to stills creates a new story. The selection is based on the fear that
aliens, computers, machines or even planets might take control over our
thoughts or infiltrate our consiousness.
Fred M. Wilcox, USA (1956).
Invasion of The Body Snatchers
Don Seigel. USA (1956).
Herman Hoffman. USA (1957).
Andrej Tarkovskij. Sovjetunionen (1972).
|Still from Forbidden Planet||Still from Invisible Boy|