In the Shadow of the Sun

by Jarman, Derek

Other (see notes) 1980

Duration
51
Screens
1
Funder
other: see notes

Based on a piece of film of a car trip to Avebury. Images of ritual happenings and objects of mystical significance are superimposed onto this to produce an abstract surface of colour, texture and mystery. This was part of a series of films called "The Art of Mirrors" which were made in London on silent Super-8mm in 1970-74. The film was blown up to 16mm…

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funder: Freunde der Deutshen Kinemathek; shot on Super 8mm, released on 16mm; music by Throbbng Gristle

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