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Light Is Calling

Animated Film
USA
2003
9 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Hypnotic Pictures
Bill Morrison
Michael Gordon
Bill Morrison
Lola Todd, Edward Philpps
“(…) the soul (…) is an awakened life from God’s eye: its origin is in fire and the fire is its life; though if it does not go out of this fire (…) into the light other than through grim death into (…) love fire, it remains in its original fire and has nothing but (…) a desire in fire (…).” Jakob Böhme

A soldier, a woman, the nature of life and love … and the dramatic decay of old nitrate film images.

Mait Laas