Perfect Sculpture (Tasmanian Tiger)
16mm film transferred to PAL video, no sound, 6 min, white sculpture pedestal, video projector inside
A film from the 1930s of the last Tasmanian tiger is projected in a movie theater. The projection is filmed by a moving 16mm camera crossing the auditorium on tracks from left to right.
The three-minute “Tasmanian Tiger” film is followed by three minutes of “absence” announcing and counting down the time for the next screening.
Camera: Frederik Walker
Camera Assistent: Sara Maria Marcus
Special FX: Reza Farahani
Thanks to Marcel Odenbach, Jürgen Klauke
Filmed at Cinenova Köln 2001
Screen: Typeface (countdown)
Installation View: Gallery Andreas Binder 2002