Blue Permanence / Swan Blood 

(2015)

Synopsis
Two identical films mirror each other, differentiated by movement, colour and sound, which is simply reversed/inverted. Through the orginal and reversal of colour and sound, each part invokes unique sensations in the viewer.

No single identifiable object features. Instead, the films focuses on repetition, texture, movement and light.



Technical Information
6 minutes
16:9 aspect ratio
2K resolution
5.1 surround sound

Shot on iPhone 6 Plus
Edited with Final Cut Pro X

Digitally remastered in 2019
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In Production
Within Without Horizon
The Flesh
The Sea Behind Her Head


2020
To the Moon

2019
Wind

2017
Eviscerations
Womb
Midnight
Passing

Starless / Mouths in the Grass / Lustre to Void The Green Ray
Sleep Has Her House
Fugue
Painting (I)


2016
Hinterlands
Closer


2015
Blue Permanence/Swan Blood
Hunter
To Young to Die
The Sadness of the Trees
Death is a Photograph
Shadows
Evenfall
Hours


2014
Polytechnique
Ille Lacrimas


2013
Nightwalk
Irresolute
Retirement
GLASS | TRUTH


2012 The Ethereal Melancholy of Seeing Horses in the Cold
Untitled




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