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This is Chapter 93: The Castaway.
This video was part of the Passive/Agressive screening I was in last night at Artists’ Television Access in San Francisco. It is a small piece of a larger work in progress. The whole show was strong. I was blown away by Miguel Arzabe‘s video John Muir Text Messages andWhale Hunting by Reece Camp Carter.
“Look, it’s loomin’,” said the boatman in a quiet voice. We turned to see the island that was our destination levitate and high white cliffs appear where only a shoreline had been visible before. Astonished, I shouted for the others to look. For several minutes we stared until the island descended, becoming once again a line on the horizon. I later learned that looming is something known to virtually all sailors…” (John R. Gillis, Islands of the Mind, p143)