Trans/Figure/Ground

Trans/Figure/Ground
Lauren Cook
5'30'' · cgi · video comp. · scratch · stop·motion · drawing · cameraless · colour
2016 | Holyoke·MA, USA
Punto y Raya Festival 2016

Painted 16mm film undergoes a monstrous transformation becoming neither analog nor digital. 

A film about uncanney valleys and the space in between.


Contact mics, voice, and metal.


Author
Lauren Cook
Lauren Cook

1980 | Phoenix·AZ, USA


Associate Professor of Cinema at the University of Hartford where she teaches filmmaking and game design.

Her films have screened internationally at festivals, museums, and alleyways, including: Images Festival Toronto, Margaret Meade Film Festival at the American Museum of Natural History, Ann Arbor Film Festival, the Vilm Alley at Parson's Project Space, Denver Museum of Contemporary Art and VideoEx Switzerland.


Lives in Phoenix·AZ, USA.   +info