Pearls Artist Prize 07.10.17, Programme 09.09.16

WINTERWENDE

Winter Wende was originally a traditional pagan festival of light. It was a celebration of the days gradually became longer and the sun stronger. The midwinter festival was the feast of a farewell and a new beginning; of death and fertility. In the video work WinterWende elements of this celebration are used in a symbolic way […]

Miloushka Bokma
Netherlands 2016
00:05:05

Winter Wende was originally a traditional pagan festival of light. It was a celebration of the days gradually became longer and the sun stronger. The midwinter festival was the feast of a farewell and a new beginning; of death and fertility. In the video work WinterWende elements of this celebration are used in a symbolic way intertwined with our customs and manners of modern times. An intimate situation changed gradually in an almost oppressive ritual.

  • #Title: WinterWende
  • #Director: Miloushka Bokma
  • #Country of Production: Netherlands
  • #Year of Production: 2016
  • #Duration: 00:05:05
  • #Camera: Theresa Kuhn
  • #Sound: Rutger Zuydervelt
  • #Webpage: www.miloushkabokma.nl