Balthasar

Ash Tree

A girl on a graveyard touches the tombstones. Her hand glides over the letters, the carved inscriptions. Can she read death, can she see death? In 'Ash Tree', the beginning of all knowledge, the alphabet, mingles with the end of all knowledge, death.
Credits

5- channel installation / looped/ video / 4:3 / total length: 20' / 2007

 

Camera: Annemarie Lean-Vercoe

Editing: Inneke Van Waeyenberghe

Sound: Xavier Garcia Bardon

With the support of Flanders Audiovisual Fund, Contour Mechelen

 

Distribution: www.argosarts.org