Director: Sophie Michael
The remaining features of an empty shop are choreographed to make a kaleidoscopic light film. Depth and scale constantly shift, and the camera mixes colours blindly as exposures multiply.
Not in competition.
D/P Sophie Michael L no dialogue TD 16mm/2010
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