We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Click here for more information.
AcceptReject

Beautiful, interesting, incredible cinema.

See what’s playing
5.4
/10
233 Ratings

A Distant Episode

Directed by Ben Rivers
United Kingdom, 2015
Avant-Garde, Short, Documentary

Synopsis

Shot on the otherworldly beaches of Morocco in silvery 16mm Scope, the film transforms behind-the-scenes footage (of Shezad Dawood’s production of ‘Towards the Possible Film’ commissioned by Film and Video Umbrella) into a dreamy film fragment depicting sci-fi incursions into a mythic landscape.

Synopsis

Shot on the otherworldly beaches of Morocco in silvery 16mm Scope, the film transforms behind-the-scenes footage (of Shezad Dawood’s production of ‘Towards the Possible Film’ commissioned by Film and Video Umbrella) into a dreamy film fragment depicting sci-fi incursions into a mythic landscape.

A Distant EpisodeDirected byBen Rivers

Showing as part of

  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • Loading...

Awards & Festivals

Show all (1)
International Film Festival Rotterdam
2016

Articles from the Notebook

Eric Barroso

Related films