China - Netherlands / 2008 / single channel video installation and screening video / DV-pal, 4:3, colour, stereo / 1'00"
Police, filmed at Tienanmen square in Beijing, shows a stationary police car at dusk. The blue rotating lights on the car are operating. Slowly some, in first instance curious, policemen appear in the frame.
The video is part of a few DVD's released by The One Minutes foundation, was distributed by the Filmbank in Amsterdam and has been published on this blogspot. Police was nominated for an Award at The One Minutes Award Night 2008 in Paradiso by jury member Hansje van Etten from Holland Doc / VPRO.
Screenings and exhibitions:
2018 Part of solo exhibition Double juicers at Polar room / W139, Amsterdam
2013 (contra)huella, solo exhibition Casa Tres Patios, Medellín, Colombia
2009 VIBA festival, Buenos Aires, Argentina
2008 The One Minute Awards, Paradiso, Amsterdam
2008 Videozomer, Petersburg Project Space, Amsterdam (see picture)
2008 Part of the installation Beijing-Beetsterzwaag in Kunsthuis SYB, Beetsterzwaag