Wasteland No. 2: Hardy, Hearty
»›Can it be true,‹ said the first leaf, ›can it really be true, that others come to take our places when we’re gone and after them still others, and more and more?‹ ›It really is true,‹ whispered the second leaf. ›We can’t even begin to imagine it, it’s beyond our powers.‹«
Spring flowers literally frozen in a rapid cinematic flicker – an infinite cycle of living and dying.
Jodie Mack creates experimental animated films. She received her master’s degree in Fine Arts in film, video and new media from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2007. Her work ranges from abstract animation and music documentaries to flicker films with stroboscopic effects. Mack’s 16 mm work has been shown internationally, including at Locarno Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival and New York Film Festival.
Films by Jodie Mack (Selection)
The Grand Bizarre 2018 | Razzle Dazzle 2014 | Dusty Stacks of Mom: the Poster Project 2013 | Glistening Thrills 2013 | Let Your Light Shine 2013 | Persian Pickles 2012