Tag: Russia

Film still Scenes From A Shanghai Hotel

Scenes From A Shanghai Hotel: cabaret neon

Production Company: Strange Cities Productions: Director/Producer: Geoffrey Weary
Produced in association with Screen Australia (AFC)
Cast: Tatiana Pentes, Leakhena Sy, Rose Tang
PORTRAITSs an experimental digital work that explores three contrasting experiences of war and conflict in the middle and late 20th century. A woman living in Shanghai is expelled from China after the Communist Revolution in 1949. The ghosts of the Cold War appear and disappear in the crumbling ruins of the Berlin Wall in 1990. A young woman suffers a crisis of identity around the circumstances of her birth at the end of the war in Cambodia in 1978

ABSENCE PRESENCE: Kotlin Island, RUSSIA

Lara O’Reilly’s ABSENCE PRESENCE installation on the Kotlin Island, St Petersburg site specific installation 2007, International Body Navigation Festival, St Petersburg, Russia http://www.bodynavigation.ru Text by Tatiana Pentes “Anyone who wants can look at my films as into a mirror, in which he will see himself” Andrei Tarkovsky Documentary photo Lara O’Reilly’s ABSENCE PRESENCE installation on the Kotlin Island (2007) Lara…