Night Blooming Flower

Night Blooming Flower

Night Blooming Flower (2013, 11 min.) -  single channel video installation.

We often bring flowers to our loved ones in the hospital. And then, in the dark, these flowers become the silent witnesses to the changes the patient makes in their transition from life to death.

‘Night Blooming Flower’ is a meditation on death, memory, acceptance and the passage into the world of the dead, specifically the moment of leaving. This circular film is projected onto a Vietnam era parachute that gently sways as if breathing.

 

Night Blooming Flowerhttps://vimeo.com/71889466

 

 

 

 

 

 

Internationales Kurz Film Festival Hamburg - June 4 – 9, 2014:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

photos: Xenia Zarafu,  Vanessa H,  Anne Backhaus

 

 

Witteveen Art Centre/ Gallery, Amsterdam - Oct. 9 – November 10, 2013:

 

 
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