Enticing, Sugary, Boundless
The film makes the connections between the ineffability of death and the mundanity of life. An old man is whistling and driving his car.
ENTICING. A mother is worried about her children, wolves might eat them in the forest on the way to school.
SUGARY. Two nearby villages are brutally fighting for the possession of a leather ball. The winners will bring the ball to the cemetery.
BOUNDLESS. A journey that starts as an external observation of how people relate death turns into a personal experience. The director of photography of this very film dies before the end of shooting. OR. Italy. Georgia. Ukraine. USA. 16mm, 35mm, digital filming creates a mosaic structure from which spectators can draw their own conclusions and ask their own questions.
SONGS AND DANCES ABOUT DEATH.