01 Sep 2012

Persistencies of Sadness & Still Days (2012)

Watch the entire film here: TAKE (I) TAKE (II)

Persistencies of Sadness & Still Days (240 Minutes DSLR & HDV Stereo Colour/B&W Ireland 2012)

Cast & Crew:

Idea & Directors: Maximilian Le CainRouzbeh Rashidi

DoP & Sound: Maximilian Le Cain & Rouzbeh Rashidi

Soundscape By Maximilian Le Cain & Rouzbeh Rashidi

Featuring: John McCarthy, James Devereaux, Rouzbeh Rashidi, Sara-Jane Power and Maximilian Le Cain.

Synopsis: “Persistencies of Sadness & Still Days”, is a four hour feature film by Maximilian Le Cain and Rouzbeh Rashidi. Structured in two sections or ‘takes’ of two hours each, this dream-like, experimental project offers two complementary explorations of cinematic form that skirt around possible narratives, ducking through a series of fluctuating audio-visual categories and intensities.

Supported by The Guesthouse Cork.

Shot on Canon EOS 5D Mark II with Prime Lenses & HDV Camcorders.

Post Production on Final Cut Pro.

Produced By Experimental Film Society and Close Watch 2012.

Festival & Public Screening:
  • 2012 – The Guest House (Ireland)