ARTIFACT (CIRCA 2006)

by Kirk TOUGAS
2018 / Mini DV / color-b&w / sound / 1S / 64' 15

Consider a world where all human communications are represented by numbers, a digital world. Imagine a future archaeologist finding a DV cassette from hundreds of years ago (a real found object, circa 2006). Imagine trying to decode this ancient digital object, codecs unknown, obsolete, hardware long lost.


ARTIFACT (circa 2006)
The archaeology of Identity.

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distribution format DCP on server (SMPTE 2K)
screen 1,37 - Standard (single screen)
speed 30 fps
sound sound
original language English
rental fee 125,00 €

distribution format Digital file on server (HD)
screen 1,37 - Standard (single screen)
speed 29,976 fps
sound sound
original language English
rental fee 125,00 €