The International Festival of Films on Art - 39TH Edition from March 16 to 28, 2021

BENEFIT AUCTION | TRAIT D'UNION                         BID ON BYDEALERS                     ONLINE CATALOG 

An Artist Walks into a Bar

United States | 2019 | 10 min
English
Cinematographer: Jon Nelson, Rafael Salazar
Producer: Ava Wiland
Director: Rafael Salazar, Ava Wiland

Synopsis

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What happens when an artist loses control? Part fiction, part documentary, this portrait of sculptor and performer Aki Sasamoto, seeks to answer this question and plunges us into a world of exploration and creativity. Making its world premiere, this short film by Ava Wiland shows us the work of an original and dynamic artist.

Directors

Rafael Salazar

RAVA Films strives to shine light on real people and experiences through engaging and thought-provoking storytelling. Working collaboratively since 2011, principals Ava Wiland and Rafael Salazar Moreno have produced original non-fiction programming for prestigious institutions, organizations and companies in the world of arts, culture, entertainment and beyond. One of the leading creators of films on contemporary art based in New York City, the team has produced films for the Whitney Museum of American Art, TATE, Arte TV, Storm King Art Center and Art21, among many others. With a flair for visually-driven documentary filmmaking, RAVA Films' work has garnered hundreds of thousands of views and been screened at prestigious venues and festivals across the globe.

Biographies have been provided by third parties.

Ava Wiland

RAVA Films strives to shine light on real people and experiences through engaging and thought-provoking storytelling. Working collaboratively since 2011, principals Ava Wiland and Rafael Salazar Moreno have produced original non-fiction programming for prestigious institutions, organizations and companies in the world of arts, culture, entertainment and beyond. One of the leading creators of films on contemporary art based in New York City, the team has produced films for the Whitney Museum of American Art, TATE, Arte TV, Storm King Art Center and Art21, among many others. With a flair for visually-driven documentary filmmaking, RAVA Films' work has garnered hundreds of thousands of views and been screened at prestigious venues and festivals across the globe.

Biographies have been provided by third parties.

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