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Bornstein, Celestial Spectacular, 2002.

16 mm film, colour/silent. 4 minutes, edition of o5. Photo courtesy of the artist

Art - Artist Cinema

Jennifer Bornstein

Celestial Spectacular, 2002, 4 minutes

25 Jan 2010 - 07 Feb 2010

These seven short films use a DIY aesthetic to portray dramatic natural phenomena. With a nod to school science projects tin-foil meteors fly down visible threads in a homemade set. The film’s amateur special effects playfully recall experiments in early cinema. The cosmological content points towards our next exhibition, Star City.