RONE

Australia, 2017 (MIFF 2017, Virtual Reality)

Director: Lester Francois

World premiering at MIFF, Rone is a distinctive portrait of Melbourne street artist Rone, whose stunning large-scale portraits are often seen adorning forgotten or soon to be forgotten spaces around the city, acting as a commentary on gentrification as well as the often overly masculine realm of street art in general.

Capturing these works in VR, Lester Francois has immortalised this fleeting but iconic Melbourne art, as well as its creator.


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