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24 Frames

Friday, August 9 - Tuesday, August 13, 2019

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    For what would prove to be his final film, Kiarostami gave himself a challenge: to create a dialogue between his work as a filmmaker and his work as a photographer, bridging the two art forms to which he had dedicated his life. Setting out to reconstruct the moments immediately before and after a photograph is taken, Kiarostami selected twenty-four still images — most of them stark landscapes inhabited only by foraging birds and other wildlife — and digitally animated each one into its own subtly evolving four-and-a-half-minute vignette, creating a series of poignant studies in movement, perception, and time. A sustained meditation on the process of image making, 24 FRAMES is a graceful and elegiac farewell from one of the giants of world cinema.

    Screening as part of Abbas Kiarostami: A Retrospective, Fri Jul 26 through Thu Aug 15.

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    • Language In Persian/Farsi with English subtitles.
    • Year 2017
    • Accessibility Assistive Listening, T-Coil
    • Running Time 114 minutes
    • Director Abbas Kiarostami