30 hand-picked films. A new one every day
A transfixing performance film in which artist Basma Alsharif shoots footage in Athens, Malta and the “post-civilization” of the Gaza Strip while under self-hypnosis.
A tracks-ribbed panorama attracts the subject with an unearthly malia – a différance. The horizon pulses ahead as an impossible possibility, an etheronomous identity fulfilled in epilepsy. Tremulous egotic experience, residence of the instability.
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[2.5] Or the self-hypnosis of Western (?) civilization.