Terres vaines

Root Event

Schaufenster in die Stadt Videorama
Terres vaines
1. 11. to 30. 11. 2015
FR 2012

Disappeared countries and their ghost frontiers: a video journey along lines erased from earth, reminiscences of a forgotten geography. Over the course of history, on all continents, many countries appeared and then vanished, leaving room for others. Their ghost frontiers haunt our landscapes, physical remains sometimes stand, ruins of a wall, ditches filled by dust, scars in a forest…

Augustin Gimel & Brigitte Perroto, texts: Alexandre Koutchevsky, voice: Elios Noël, production: Centre de rotation / Gyroscope, FR 2012, 11 min