CUT appropriates six classic black and white Hollywood film clips from the 30s and 40s. The images and sound are reconfigured through graphic and sequential interventions. The disruptions refocus and enhance our attention to obscure aspects of the films and compel us to watch anew with heightened awareness.
Screening in Shorts Program: Digital Dilemma
CAST & CREDITS
Directed by Anita Thacher
Anita Thacher is a New York-based artist known for her work in a variety of mediums—film, video, public art, multimedia, light, architectural and sculptural installation, as well as painting, photography, and prints. Her art explores issues of perception and memory, both spatial and personal. Her films are distributed by the Museum of Modern Art, New York, The Arsenal, Berlin and Light Cone, Paris, among others.