The Art of Time explores how leading artists and thinkers are inventing new and radical notions of time, contesting the idea that time is being obliterated by the speed and acceleration of our technology-driven age. Including interviews with: Vito Acconci, Doug Aitken, Chantal Akerman, David Claerbout, Stan Douglas, Sylvere Lotringer, Paul Morley, Alexander Sokurov, Robert Wilson and many others. Introduced by the filmmakers Fergus Daly and Katherine Waugh.
Dir. Fergus Daly & Katherine Waugh. 95mins + Intro, 2009, Ireland
Katherine Waugh and Fergus Daly are writers and filmmakers based in Galway, Ireland. Their feature length work includes The Art of Time (2009) and Outliving Dracula (2011), which have been screened at venues including ICA, London and Cork Film Festival. They are also the founding directors of the experimental film festival Different Directions Film Festival in Galway.
Curated by AV Festival 12. Regional Premiere.
Sat 3 March 2012, 1.30-3.20pm
10 Pilgrim Street
Newcastle NE1 6QG