Sinopsis: A shorthand study of the mythology of numbers, from 1 to 12. Scientific tradition is adopted then eschewed for rumours, legends and defunct theories from across the ages. The camera pens a year-long record of space, movement and the passing of time in historic locations around the world. This almanac of anthropomorphic numerology is recorded in-camera onto Super 8, using open exposure photography, light painting, light table animation, paper animation, hand drawn animation and more. Just like Richter nearly 100 years ago, we will discover that everything turns, everythingmrevolves and everything feels the deep score of time.
Bio: Aaron Zeghers is a Winnipeg-based artist working in film, video and photography. Zeghers is eclectic in his own practice, working simultaneously in documentary, photography and of course experimental film projects. Zeghers’ films have have screened and won awards at festivals and venues around the world. As a film programmer, Zeghers is a founder and co-director of the Winnipeg Underground Film Festival and the Open City Cinema on-going film screening series. He’s also the current Artistic Director for the Gimli Film Festival, Manitoba’s largest film festival.