THESE PAINTINGS CAST SHADOWS: A CONVERSATION WITH SERDAR ARAT is short documentary that investigates the artist's process and philosophy. With unprecedented access to Arat's studio, the filmmaker closely documents the production of single painting -- the transcendent Visitation at Night -- and captures insights from this powerful painter in a series of enlightening interviews.
ABOUT THE FILMMAKER: Kenneth Calhoun is an award-winning fiction writer, designer and interactive storyteller currently living in Boston. His work has appeared in journals such as the Paris Review, Tin House and the PEN/O. Henry Story Prize anthology. His novel, BLACK MOON, will be released in February 2014.