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A Dreamer #2

Australia, 1995 (MIFF 1995, Experimental)

Director: Ooni Peh

In this film from the Bush Studies project Peh conjours an ambient reading of Barbara Bayn­ton s 1907 neo Gothic short story. Perceived through a misty gauze in grainy black and white and a tinny scratched recording of a parlour song, the film evokes a deathly nostalgia with atmospheric minimalism.

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