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Guy Sherwin's Short Films Part 4
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Blink
Blink
02:43
Swimming
Swimming
02:56
Tree & Cloud
Tree & Cloud
01:55
Coots
Coots
01:33
Cat on TV
Cat on TV
03:09
Gnats
Gnats
02:38

Guy Sherwin's acclaimed Short Film Series is a unique collection of interconnected 16mm 3 minute films started in 1975. The series is held together by certain formal considerations: each film is three minutes long, i.e. the length of a roll of 16mm film, all films are b/w and silent, and the order in which they are shown is flexible. Apart from this there is a range of imagery from portraiture to still life to travel. The films operate on the border between movement and stillness, revealing their inner logic through an active engagement in looking.

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