Trainstrokes

Trainstrokes

digital file, color, sound, 4.5 min
An audiovisual experiment in movement, rhythm, color, and temporality, shot while traveling on the Shoreline East commuter rail on July 12, 2023.

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An audiovisual experiment in movement, rhythm, color, and temporality, shot while traveling on the Shoreline East commuter rail on July 12, 2023.

Inspired by the travel- and movement-based work of Storm de Hirsch and Marie Menken, namely de Hirsch's SEPTEMBER EXPRESS and CAYUGA RUN, and Menken's GO GO GO, LIGHTS, and SIDEWALKS.

Footage: iPhone 12, 2.5x lens. Sound: Train at half-speed. Edited on Adobe Premiere Rush.

Screened at Millennium Film Workshop in July 2023.

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