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A Life

Directed by Frank Cole
Canada, 1986
Avant-Garde

Synopsis

A Life is Cole’s nearly wordless performance for the camera, with Cole back-and-forthing between a horizon-less Sahara and a room that contains only a desk and a bed. Figure and ground mash-up in a duet that sends his grandfather’s ashes scattered across a continent to create a newly emptied world.

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A Life Directed by Frank Cole