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CELLULOID DREAMSTATE: COMPOSING MEMORIES THROUGH DECAY

Description

Pathompon Mont Tesprateep (Thailand)
In dialogue with Silke Schmickl


SYNOPSIS

Working with the increasing arcane medium of celluloid film, Pathompon Mont Tesprateep has carved out a unique position between film, installation and sound art practices. His short films harness the aesthetics of silent cinema with an unconventional use of sound and silence.

Having showcased his work at the Rotterdam International Film Festival this year with the recommendation of Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Mont joins Silke Schmickl, co-founder of Lowave, an experimental film and video art publishing house, now engaged in curatorial work that parallels Mont’s transversal approach towards different medium and its shifting contexts.

Mont will share his artistic approach as they ponder upon the oneiric quality of silent cinema, its uncanny aura in the present, the investment of personal memories through this mediums and to what ends it serves.


SHORT FILM SCREENINGS

Excerpt: Endless, Nameless (Thailand / 2017 / approx. 8min)

Song X (Thailand / 2017 / 20min / Rating: PG)


OFFICIAL WEBSITE

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TICKETING

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Wed Apr 25, 2018
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM SGT
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Venue
*SCAPE Gallery (Level 5)
Tickets
Free Seating (Refundable) SOLD OUT $5.00
Venue Address
2 Orchard Link, Singapore 237978 Singapore
Organizer
Singapore International Film Festival
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