THE DOMINANT ANIMAL
For FIELDNOTES’ first film night at The Horse Hospital we present two films exploring the relationships between species viewed through the prisms of domination and desire. Both works connect violence, landscape and care; merging documentary and fictional modes to produce strange new intimacies.
O Peixe [The fish], Jonathas de Andrade, 16 mm transferred to HD, 23 minutes
SaF05, Charlotte Prodger, HD video, 39 minutes
This event takes its title from the book of the same name by Katherine Scanlan. This unsettling short story collection exploring the inner lives of animals and humans is our recommended reading for the evening.