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STORYSCAPES

THE ISLAND OF THE COLORBLIND

Created by Sanne De Wilde
STORYSCAPES 10 Minutes International Premiere
FILM GUIDE THE ISLAND OF THE COLORBLIND
What does color mean to those who can’t see it? In the late eighteenth century a catastrophic typhoon swept over Pingelap, a tiny atoll in the Pacific Ocean. One of the few survivors carried a rare gene that causes achromatopsia, a condition that includes the inability to distinguish colors. Over generations, the islanders ended up perceiving their world in black and white. The Island of the Colorblind invites the audience to explore this shift in perception through de Wilde’s photography and an interactive installation

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About the Creator(s)
Belgian photographer Sanne De Wilde was awarded the Photo Academy Award® in 2012, the International Photography Award Emergentes DST in 2013 and the Nikon Press Award in 2014. The British Journal of Photography named her as one of 'the best emerging talents from around the world.'

Film Info
  • Section:
    Storyscapes
  • Year:
    2016
  • Length:
    10 minutes
  • Language:
    English
  • Country:
  • Premiere:
    International
  • Connect:
Cast & Credits
  • Project Creator:
    Sanne De Wilde
  • Key Collaborator:
    IDFA & de Brakke Grond, Dutch Culture USA

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