Past, Present, Future.
I shot "There is a Factory" to investigate the concept of passing time, and the influence of history on the present. The sound design is deeply influenced by Edmund Meisel's music for Ruttmann's "Berlin: Symphony of a Great City" (1927). Walter Ruttmann's masterpiece shows Berlin as it was in the late 20s, just before its physical and cultural destruction. What is now left of that city?
Free film grain plates by Josh Stevens: 7dblue.wordpress.com/2012/03/07/flim-grain-for-everyone/