Planet Earth in HD

English:
This short film is a montage of still and moving images that visually depict the laborious struggle of workers living on different islands of Indonesia. It is the study of a people that grind out a living by dint of heavy lifting. Still images show their features under severe stress and strain. Video images compose the workers movements, some in slow motion, rendering this film a visual ballet.
The images are edited to a minimalist piano piece by composer Joshua Penman

FRANÇAIS:

À Bout de Bras est un film de méditation et de réflexion sur le travail physique exercé par beaucoup d’êtres humains. Ce court-métrage est un montage d’images fixes et en mouvement qui illustrent le dur labeur des travailleurs qui vivent sur diverses îles Indonésiennes.
La musique du compositeur Joshua Penman accompagne les images.

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