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Directed by Alex Mackenzie
Canada, 2017
Short, Avant-Garde


Sourced from early failed experiments in creating a handmade emulsion using agar-agar instead of gelatin and re-purposed a few years later. MacKenzie studies the materials with a hand-cranked projector that permits scanning across the images as well as freeze-frames.

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Agar-Agar Directed by Alex Mackenzie

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