Introduced to the film ‘Man with a Movie Camera’ – 1929.

Silent documentary film – no story – no actors. Made by Russian director Dziga Vertov and edited by his wife Eizaveta Svilova. The film presents urban life in the Ukrainian cities. The film portrays soviet citizens at work and at play from morning to night. This film has become famous for a range of cinematic techniques, some of which are; double motion, slow motion, freeze frames, split screens, extreme close ups……….

TASK

To create original documentary style photographic images, through reference dissection and re-interpretation of four chosen scenes shot from an existing film work.