Minispectacles 1-50/100



Minispectacles is a series of one-minute films, cinematic haikus. The first Minispectacle parts are Touché, Douché, Souché. Minispectacles 4xAlong follows the flow of water, sewage, the Suez Canal and of desire.
Minispectacles 2xAgainst goes against with the French Resistance and Occupy Oakland. Minispectacles 9xSolo, Duo, Trio, Quartet portray children, the childish, the childless, twins, moms, the French, french fries, as well as boxes for litter and post. Minispectacles 6xAlbuquerque Straight visits a man and a lynx on the Route 66. Minispectacles 6xAlbuquerque Straight visits a man and a lynx kitten on the motel on the Route 66. Minispectacles 6xGood Night wishes good night to north and to south and to west and to Speed Market. To be continued all the way to Part 100. Woman with pocket camera.
There is more work in the pipeline, waiting to be finished. I have been shooting Minispectacles since 2005 on my travels around the world. I will create one hundred Minispectacles in all to have a feature length film in my hand. They are suitable for showing on monitors or as projections, in series or individually, as multi-screen installations or consecutively. Woman with pocket camera/ Man with a movie camera.

1’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2010

Screening format: High-definition digital video

Finland

Minispectacle 1: Touché

Bottle bobbing.

1’ | Super 16mm | Color | Stereo

2010

Screening format: High-definition digital video

Finland

Minispectacle 2: Douche

A bomb explodes in a backwoods, spraying toys.

1’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2010

Screening format: High-definition digital video

Finland

Minispectacle 3: Souché

The blueberry bushes shake. There are ducks picking blueberries. Then a disturbance.

1’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2013

Screening format: High-definition digital video

France

Minispectacle 4: Along

4xAlong follows the flow of water, sewage, the Suez Canal and desire.<br /> Minispectacle 4: Along. Spring in the puddle.

1’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2013

Screening format: High-definition digital video

Egypt

Minispectacle 5: Along

4xAlong follows the flow of water, sewage, the Suez Canal and desire.<br /> Minispectacle 5: Along. A boy in deep waters at the Suez Canal

1’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2013

Screening format: High-definition digital video

France

Minispectacle 6: Along

4xAlong follows the flow of water, sewage, the Suez Canal and desire.<br /> Auron Impressions.

1’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2013

Screening format: High-definition digital video

Finland

Minispectacle 7: Along

4xAlong follows the flow of water, sewage, the Suez Canal and desire. <br /> Minispectacle 7: Along. Spring in the Puddle.

1’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2013

Screening format: High-definition digital video

France

Minispectacle 8: Against

2xAgainst goes with the French Résistance and Occupy Oakland.

1’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2013

Screening format: High-definition digital video

Finland - United States

Minispectacle 9: Against

2xAgainst goes with the French Résistance and Occupy Oakland.

2’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2014

Screening format: High-definition digital video

Finland - France - United States

Minispectacles 10-13: Solo

Minispectacles 9xSolo, Duo, Trio, Quartet portray children, the childish, the childless, twins, moms, the French, french fries, as well as boxes for litter and post. <br /> 2xSolo lets fly about children and young families. French leaves.

2’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2014

Screening format: High-definition digital video

Finland - France

Minispectacles 14-15: Duo

Minispectacles 9xSolo, Duo, Trio, Quartet portray children, the childish, the childless, twins, moms, the French, french fries, as well as boxes for litter and post. <br /> 2xDuo is about falling and feeling. <br /> Duo is navigating with a toddler between Paris-Helsinki. <br /> A man and a tree.

2’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2014

Screening format: High-definition digital video

Canada - France

Minispectacles 16-17: Trio

Minispectacles 9xSolo, Duo, Trio, Quartet portray children, the childish,the childless, twins, moms, the French, french fries, as well as boxes for litter and post. <br /> 2xTrio is contemplating with twins in a medieval castle in France. Trio inhales and takes a breather.

2’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2014

Screening format: High-definition digital video

Canada - Finland - France

Minispectacles 18 Quartet

Minispectacles 9xSolo, Duo, Trio, Quartet portray children, the childish,the childless, twins, moms, the French, french fries, as well as boxes for litter and post. <br /> Halloween in Toronto, Kensington with French Fries, Middle Finger and Trash Can. <br /> Quartet has post boxes in party mood.

6’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2016

Screening format: High-definition digital video

Finland - United States

Minispectacles 19-24: Albuquerque Straight

Minispectacles Albuquerque Straight visits a man and a lynx in a motel on Route 66.

6’ | Pocket camera | Color | Stereo

2016

Screening format: High-definition digital video

Finland - Norway - Switzerland - United Kingdom - United States

Minispectacles 25-30: Good Night

Minispectacles 6xGood Night wishes good night to north and to west and to Speed Market.

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