Ampersand is a visual collective interpretation of creativity process - vitally growing and evolving crystals represent bursting ideas, the engine of all arts. To achieve growing crystals look visual artist Susi Sie used sodium acetate, also known as “hot ice”. Short film is a combination of live shot crystals and 3D.
Ampersand starts section of Books & Arts of 99 year old “The New Republic” magazine (NY, USA).
Client: The New Republic
Directed & Produced: Korb & Susi Sie
DOP: Susi Sie
Compositing & 3D: Karolina Sereikatė
Music & Sound Design: Andrea Damiano
Producer: Lina Paškevičiūtė
Year of completion: 2013