Childhood Ghosts

Susan Harman

1991, 05:00 minutes, colour, English


"She only believed in things that she could touch ... " coping with how memory is recorded and retrieved is the central theme of this video. Here, memory is shown to be mutable, intangible and transitory with a retaining power to hurt. The video explores fragments of life through double-exposed images and a poem narration. The lone figure is mired in her memories and she "sits waiting for her future that passes her window."

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