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The Visitor

  • Short Fiction Video Film
  • 27’
art, experimental, video-art
  • 1995
  • Slovenia

The artist insists on the duality of human nature: the same dreadfulness is part of both the mythical and the real world. The duality is explicitly presented by means of electronic effects that can petrify a human face, or wall up a human body in a few seconds. Human figures dressed in extravagant costumes are returned back to nature by means of electronic effects: a man in a costume reminiscent of a bird transforms into a real bird. The costumed and real birds are accentuated by the bird's eye view, which always emphasizes man's smallness and forlornness in his own world and within nature.

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Writing

screenwriter

Direction

director

Choreography

choreographer

Animation

animator
(computer animation)
animator
(computer animation)

Music

music composer

Editing

film editor

Production design

production designer

Costume design

costume designer

Sound design

sound designer
camera operator
camera operator
camera operator

production

production
production
group performance
(crowd scenes)
Alternative title
The Visitor (english)
Genres
art, experimental, video-art
Production countries
Slovenia
Technical data
Aspect ratio
1,33:1 // 4:3
Duration and length
27 minutes
Colour
Colour
Negative format
video Betacam SP
Screening formats
video VHS (festival print)

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