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Catherine Elwes
1986
4mins

Post-card

An impassioned plea to my mother to explain my infant son's continuous crying.

Bruno was especially upset by being dressed, and I recorded one session positioning the camera behind his head so that his face was not visable, so that he was largely abstracted, anonymous. The text of the postcard was superimposed over the image and acted as a counterpoint to Brunos's crying and my struggle to dress him. CE

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