Memory, Sound, and Silence

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<i>Village, Silenced</i>. 2012. USA. Directed by Deborah Stratman

Memory, Sound, and Silence

Sunday, June 23, 2013, 5:00 p.m.
Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2
  • Musical Insects

    2013. USA. Directed by Deborah Stratman. Based on a book of drawings of insects that create sonorous sounds, the film combines images from the pages of the book with a score made of up cicadas, crickets, grasshoppers, and jazz. New York premiere. 6 min.

  • Village, Silenced

    2012. USA. Directed by Deborah Stratman. British filmmaker Humphrey Jennings's 1943 docudrama The Silent Village featured Welsh coal miners from the village of Cwmgiedd re-enacting the Nazi invasion of Czechoslovakia and the annihilation of the resistance in the mining village of Lidice. In Village, Silenced, an isolated segment of the original film focuses on the use of sound “as a mode of social control” by the Nazis, and the “larger historical implications” of repetition. 7 min.

  • FF

    2010. USA. Directed by Deborah Stratman. A flicker film—and a "future film"—set to the soundtrack of Melissa Dubbin and Aaron Davidson. 3 min.

and more

Program 60 min.

In the Film exhibition

Image: Village, Silenced. 2012. USA. Directed by Deborah Stratman