In Antarctica, an area with complex national arrangements, workers from different backgrounds live side by side. Filmmaker Quimu Casalprim imbues this earthly and psychological limbo, and its phantasmagorical illusions, with a fascinating Sokurovian atmosphere. Meanwhile, its inhabitants digress into philosophical and transcendental conversations about utopias, religion and nationalism. (MMF)
- FID Marseille - International Competition (2018)
- Message to Man St. Petersburg - International Competition (2018)
Born in Catalonia and based in Germany, he studied Philosophy, Philology and Media Art in Barcelona and Cologne. His short films have been selected and awarded at Clermont-Ferrand and Oberhausen, among others. Out of the Gardens (2018) is his first full-length film.