unfinished passages

Brett Kashmere

2005, 16:30 minutes, B&W, English


Archival images and a contraflow of texts trace the migration of my great-grandfather from London, England to Golden Plains, Saskatchewan. Using the shadow play of light and darkness as a metaphor for human memory, unfinished passages reframes his forced immigration / orphan experience through the developing lens of the cinema.

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Critical Writing

Interview Brett Kashmere
by Nancy Keefe Rhodes., May 18, 2007.