At the furthermost bounds of a frozen sea, a boat approaches a land. Human silhouettes come out of it, they appear strange. From their immutable world, the ice, the stones and the animals of Greenland witness the arrival of scientists who come a summer to study them.
By Ariane Michel 2006 – France
1h35 – Video – Col.
Rotterdam International Film Festival 2007 – FIDMarseille 2006 (Grand Prix of the French compétition) Indielisboa 2007 – MoMa, Documentary Fortnight Expanded, 2007
About the director
Ariane Michel was graduated from the École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs (Paris). Her work has been shown in the contemporary art field (FRAC in Reims, MoMA, New York) as well as film world, (Locarno, IFF Rotterdam or FID Marseilles). Her latest project, The Screening, was shown as an “Art Statements” project at Art Basel 38, and on the Piazza Grande at Locarno 60th Film Festival. Her latest personal show took place in 2006 in the Atelier du Jeu de Paume (Paris).