Poet: Marc Atkinson

Earth Eaters by Marc Atkinson

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Leslie Deere posted the video with this intriguing description of the process:

Collaboration with filmaker marc atkinson. i did the sound design

originally a science fiction poem by marc atkinson.

turned into a film and a book with illustrations by roisin dunne.

we buried the 16mm film and unearthed it two weeks later.

screened at the whitechapel gallery in london for dee sekar’s decasia late night event.

The credits also note the use of archive and home movie footage from the Prelinger Archives. The video appears to be a short for a 15-minute film, judging from Leslie’s website.

Here’s Mark Atkinson’s website.