Contested Grounds: Films by Arthur and Corinne Cantrill

TWO WOMEN (Arthur und Corinne Cantrill, Australien 1980)

The presentation of Cantrills’ work is the most comprehensive showcase in Europe to date, providing a rare opportunity to discover their œuvre. Over a period of 60 years Arthur and Corinne Cantrill created a film cosmos that is completely unique in its diverse experimental visual and tonal wealth. Their ‘landscape’ films develop a form of experiencing landscapes that emphatically dignifies the Australian Outback and thus the living spaces of the indigenous population. The spectrum of their work ranges from documentary to experimental films, from multi-screen installations to performances and sound art. More about the program...