Born out of a period of frustration, and the need to wreck a television, Fugue Country is an experimental single-channel moving image installation which touches on nostalgia. In its attempt to battle the present and deny the future, this work yearns for the past.
a : a musical composition in which one or two themes are repeated or imitated by successively entering voices and contrapuntally developed in a continuous interweaving of the voice parts
b : something that resembles a fugue especially in interweaving repetitive elements
Hollis Frampton – Magellan Cycle (Winter Solstice – 32min, 1974)
Stan Brakhage – Songs Cycle (23rd Psalm Branch – 69min, 1966/67)
Robert A. A. Lowe (a.k.a. Lichens) – The Psychic Nature of Being (album, 2005)
Ben Rivers and Ben Russell – A Spell to Ward Off the Darkness (98min, 2013)
Andrei Tarkovsky – Stalker (163min, 1979)
Project responsibilities: writer, director, co-cinematographer, producer, musical score composer, and editor.