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Dark Chamber

Ottó Bánovits // Sweden, Hungary // 2017 // 05:40 min

Experimental Film, Live Action // Installation, Political Film, Tragedy

Language: Swedish // Subtitles: English, German

The Camera Obscura (latin for Dark Chamber) is an optical device that led to the photographic camera. It consists of a box or a room with a hole on one side. This film is a reconstruction of an event that took place near the border of Austria and Hungary in the Summer of 2015.


#Fear   #Europe   #Vehicles   #escape   #refugees   #Society   #Violence   #Camera Effect   #Body   #Human Rights   #Migration   #Death   #Police   #Family  

Part of the following short film programs


Festivals & Awards:

Uppsala Short Film Festival, Sweden, 2018 - Early Bird Award National Competition
34th interfilm International Short Film Festival Berlin, Germany, 2018 - Best Live Action Award International Competition
Telluride Film Festival – USA, 2018
BFI London Film Festival – UK, 2018
Ghent Film Fest – Belgium, 2018 - Best European Short
Alcine Festival de Cine de Alcala – Spain, 2018