...because Superglue is forever
2011, 12:00 minutes, colour, English with Dutch subtitles
As a study into the history of happy endings, ...because Superglue is forever is based on a casting session in Los Angeles in which children play-act love scenes from films, ads and YouTube clips. The happy endings at the heart of this film provide an ironical sketch of our overconsumption of images. Reality and fiction, re-enactment and archival footage, triviality, and the meaning of life in a media-saturated world, is filtered by a new generation gobbling down both happy and unhappy endings.
This film was conceived as a pilot for the feature How to Rewind Your Dog? in development with zap-o-matik.
Rental and Sales
Single Screening Rental
Educational Purchase DVD (Bluray +$15)
5 Year Educational Streaming License, Digital File with DVD Circulation Copy
Gallery Exhibition and Installation, complete Media Request form for quote
Institutional Archival Acquisition, complete Media Request form for quote
Curators and programmers, please contact email@example.com to receive a login and password to preview Vtape titles online.
Screening and exhibition rentals and archival acquisitions include public performance rights; educational purchases or licenses include rights for classroom screenings and library circulation. When placing an order the customer agrees to our general online terms and conditions. Payment (or a purchase order number) and a signed licensing agreement must be received before media can be shipped to the client.