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Blue - Blind

Thailand, 1985 (MIFF 1986, Video Visions - The Hero)

Director: Byron Black

A transvestite enthusiastically sings about nightfall. Secondary sounds and hands push their way Into the frame to disturb the performance. Black plays with the allure of the star, the concept of duplication and the language of video.

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