Films : Miles from Anywhere : all

animate! synopsis

On the surface, an exploration of environment and landscape. Hand-held photography close up on textures in a detailed examination of the real. From stone to sky, material to air, framing is all and holds the answers.

short synopsis

An exploration of surface and environment, releasing latent energies from inanimate objects, Miles from Anywhere employs hand-held, frame-by-frame filming.

key credits

director
Gary Carpenter
sound designer
Will Hodge
Jon Muspratt

Gary Carpenter

artist’s website

King Nutter

Gary's website, specialising in comedy and weird eBay auctions.

a film by Gary Carpenter

direction

director
Gary Carpenter

sound personnel

sound designer
Will Hodge
Jon Muspratt

support

thanks

Dan Smith, Luis Cook, Timo Arnall

primary funding

Arts Council of England/Channel Four Animate! award

© Gary Carpenter 1997

film still:

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technical

process summary

Hand-held, frame-by-frame filming.

master copy format

colour or black & white
colour

video distribution format

video format
BetaSP
screen aspect ratio
4:3
video standard
PAL
sound type
stereo

distributor

LUX
info@lux.org.uk
+44 (0)20 7503 3980
www.lux.org.uk