BLINDER
 

Brazil/the Netherlands, 2015
black + white, 16mm + DCP, 3:4
14:00 min, no dialogue

BLINDER consists of 6386 photographs representing all the objects and characters featured in the English translation of José  Saramago’s 1995 novel Ensaio sobre a Cegueira. In conceptual parallel with these images, the film’s soundtrack is comprised of 6386 audio samples extracted from Blindness, Fernando Meirelles’s 2008 feature film based upon Saramago’s novel.
 

distribution: EYE Filmbank NL