UNCHARTED CROSSING (1989) 9'49" duration.
The first in an evolving series viewing reality via the trajectory of a canoe-prow, at times inverted to a world-upside-down view.
(Preview only)

Gallery exhibition mode :
Projection or LCD screen display,
(looped option).
Stereo audio .

Media details
Filmed analogue SV 4:3 ratio.
Digital conversion.

Video/audio by PD
Originally a video element in Songs For Heroes –(SoundWatch festival 1989) later remade as a stand-alone video.
Audio was originally performed live and combines field sound with overtone vocals and choir-like chords of sound produced by a 'jilzira' an invented instrument tribute to artist Jill Scott.
From Scratch performers, Neville Hall, James McCarthy, Walter Muller, PD

Videonale, Bonne, Germany 1990
Imposing Narratives. Wellington City Gallery 1990
Tapping the Pulse : NZ Film Archive. Wn 2005
Concertina : St Pauls St Gallery 2006
Auckland Art Gallery collection

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