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[Days of Water] Adam is security guard at a nursing home with comatose patients. During his night shifts he has unsettling visions of someone drowning. He seeks his comfort in the company of his pregnant girlfriend.
Days of Water is a story on guilt and shame; and on a longing for hope.
I wrote and directed this film for my graduation as director at the Utrecht School of the Arts.
More info at waterdagen.com.
A graduation project by Ward Goes (cum laude Design Academy Eindhoven) on our everyday digestion of news. How does it come to us and how do we interpret news from different parts of the world?
I programmed a system that uses user defined variables to animate the display of news items and their images. The selection of items is based upon their length and source, but also wether it covers a trending topic in the selected region.
For the visitors of the Crossing Border festival in The Hague we desgined an installation to contribute to a poem.
Based upon the input of the user, a sentence is added to the poem, originating from (digitalised) texts of artists on the festival.
In order to challenge the users, their input influences an audiovisual presentation.
More info is available at the project website.
On April 21st, 2011 was the third edition of Create Tomorrow. The world's biggest student think tank.
I edited a compilation of that day's events.
Night Watch: on a quiet summer night, a radio presenter is confronted with his memmories.
As gaffer, I tried to enhance the hot feeling of the studio.
We accompanied an opera of the Utrecht Conservatory with a video projection.
The images aimed for more insight in the settings and to enhance the themes of a scene. To provide the right timing with the play, they where switched live.
Bernard is employee on a garbage dump.
But a reorganization threatens his work as he knows it.
A short portrait on Bep, who calls himself a male toilet lady.
He discusses his history as gay rights activist.