Outer Space

Outer Space

(14 ratings)
A premonition of a horror film, lurking danger: A house - at night, slightly tilted in the camera's view, eerily lit - surfaces from the pitch black, then sinks back into it again. A young woman begins to move slowly towards the building. She enters it. The film cuts crackle, the sound track grates, suppressed, smothered. Found footage from Hollywood forms the basis for the film. The figure who creeps through the images, who is thrown around by them and who attacks them is Barbara Hershey. Tscherkassky's dramatic frame by frame re-cycling, re-copying and new exposure of the material, folds the images and the rooms into each other. It removes the ground from under the viewer's feet and splits faces, like in a bad dream. From the off, from outer space, foreign bodies penetrate the images and cause the montage to become panic stricken. The outer edges of the film image, the empty perforations and the skeletons of the optical sound track rehearse an invasion... on

Genres: Horror

Stars: Barbara Hershey  Carme Elias  Omar Moya  Alec Whaite  Iván Tamayo  Dave Coulier  Tom Bosley  Don Oriolo  Jason Marsden  Catie Gresham  Erika Hays 

Directing: Peter Tscherkassky  Ian Watson  Claudia Pinto  Don Oriolo 

Country: AT

Runtime: 10 min.

Quality: LQ, SD, HD

Release Date: 1999-01-01

IMDB: 7.1/10

Languages: US DE IT ES IE CH FR NL