Short Movie - Visual Poem
ControFigura - A symbolic poem or, as the italian title indicates, a figurative dream.
This short movie evokes the passage of time through the myth of Janus, the two faces roman deity, god of transitions and time.
In a parallel world, where time is suspended and humanity is a mere memory, statues narrates the mystery of our existence. Every sequence is a thematic doorway: the other, the twin, the beyond, the mirror,...
This movie is deliberately cryptic and elusive. It is a celebration of the mysterious, of "The Other". It uses a thematic narration rather than a linear storytelling, contemplation rather than action and exposition.
Design, Photography, Visual Effects, Post-production and Soundtrack: Eric Nicolas Smit
Production: Maschera Media
Eric Nicolas Smit, 2017