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17 Ratings

Phantoms of a Libertine

Directed by Ben Rivers
United Kingdom, 2012
Avant-Garde, Short


Evoking the still photographs that mysteriously punctuate his feature Two Years at Sea, Ben Rivers’ Phantoms of a Libertine is an enigmatic portrait of a lost friend, told through two sets of photographs — professional and private — and the objects that remain.

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Phantoms of a Libertine
Directed by Ben Rivers

Awards & Festivals

Toronto International Film Festival

2012 | Wavelengths

International Film Festival Rotterdam

2013 | Spectrum

The New York Film Festival

2012 | Views from the Avant-Garde

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