The hangman at home
“What does the hangman think about when he goes home at night from work?”
Produciton year: 2020 / Genre: Short film – VR single user – VR multi user / Technique: mixed media/ Dialogues: Voice over
Inspired by the iconic Carl Sandburg poem (1922), “The Hangman at Home” explores themes of acknowledgement and participation.
This multi-media project has three distinct and singular outputs:
- The Hangman at Home – VR – a single-user immersive experience (world premiere at the Venice Biennale);
- The Hangman at Home – an animated short film independent of the VR experience (to be released in 2021);
- We Are at Home – a multi-user VR installation for a larger venue and audience (to be announced).
Director: Michelle and Uri Kranot
Produced by: Late Love Production (DK), Floréal Films (FR), Miyu Productions (FR) and NFB (CA)
Producers: Lana Tankosa Nikolic, Avi Amar, Katayoun Dibamehr, Emmanuel-Alain Raynal, Pierre Baussaron, Marc Bertrand and Julie Roy
Scriptwriter: Based on the poem “The Hangman at Home” by Carl Sandburg