program 2023

Zabriskie Point

Director Biography – Cho Seoungho
CHO Seoungho (1959, South Korea) holds an MFA in Graphic Arts from Hongik University and an MFA in Video Art from the University of New York. His work focuses on using digital processing techniques to manipulate everyday objects and scenes into highly lyrical sound and image collages, and has been the subject of a solo exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. He lives and works in New York City.
A landscape that has captivated many filmmakers and enshrined itself in our collective cinematic lore is here abstracted to its foundation: colour, shape, light and shadow. Through the high contrast geometry of its image, the film brings us further from its popular references and closer to the essence of the cinematic experience.