Busy times, folks, and your scribe is otherwise engaged. So until normal service resumes, here’s another modern silent film for you. It’s an exceptionally stylish, award-winning work directed by Arev Manoukian, with visual effects by Marc-André Gray and lush, haunting music by Samuel Bisson, made by Spy Films with the support of the National Film Board of Canada. If you seek romance, and you want your romance in slow motion, this is for you. It’s a quite a piece of work, and there’s a ‘making of’ video too – an impressive (and wordless) production in itself:
Achknowledgments, by the way, to New & Old Silent Films with New Music, a Vimeo channel created by Sergio Lopez Figueroa, where I came across the film.