Julia is dealing with the aftermath caused by the unexpected death of her sister, a writer. In the space between memory and reality, Julia must solve the mystery of a missing manuscript and in doing so discover her place in the world around her."DO NOT READ THIS" is the third film by Joanna Callaghan in a series about philosophical ideas. Like previous films it uses dramatic storytelling to express narrative and mise-en-scène to find filmic expression for the philosophical idea. The film draws on the ideas of Jacques Derrida to explore the act of writing and in turn of reading.
"DO NOT READ THIS"
HDV, 29', 2012
Written & Directed: Joanna Callaghan
Cast: Alexandrina Hemsley, Robert Rowland Smith, Maria Wiener
Cinematography: Joachim Bergamin
Music: Peter Coyte
Edited: Joanna Callaghan & Marco Ruffatti
Produced: Heraclitus Pictures