VHS-VIDEO HOME SYSTEM (2010)
HD video 16.9, color, mono sound, 39 min, The Netherlands - Portugal
Support: Sandberg Instituut
Distribution: Collectif Jeune Cinema
How can I lie that I’m asleep and be faster than my body? - “But it wasn’t so violent, was it?”
She stayed in bed repeating that she was sleepy for 40 minutes.“I’ve wanted it to be almost like a mantra and to generate tension.”
The embroidery draw maps the relation between a mother and a daughter.
Time past and time present if all time is eternally present all time is unredeemable.
“It was a school exercise, I would use what was close to me, what was domestic and you were part of it”
Fourteen years have past. I take her images; I compel her to answer me.
She is the mother. She is the daughter. She is my mother.
2016 - Scanorama - Salomé Lamas Focus, Lithuania
2016 - Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur – Salomé Lamas Person in Focus, Switzerland
2016 - Union Docs, USA
2015 - Darb1718, Egypt
2015 - Curt’Arruda - Salomé Lamas Focus, Portugal
2014 - Circo 2.12 en el Cineclub Revolución, Mexico
2014 - Transcinema – Salomé Lamas Focus, Peru
2014 - Kino Palais, Ciclo de Cine Potuguês Buenos Aires, Argentina
2013 - Escola Superior de Artes e Design, Portugal
2012 - Slowtrack, Spain
2012 – Festival Internacional de Cine de Mar del Plata, Argentina
2012 - Route du Doc., France
2011 - Panorama, Portugal
2011 - W139, The Netherlands
2010 - Cabinet, Portugal
2010 - Impakt Film Festival, The Netherlands
2010 - ART PIE, The Netherlands