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moravia second phase…

So while i was in India, the second phase of Moravia Video Lab (see previous post) took place, this time led by video artist Rabía Williams and featuring many of our original participants, see some of their work below:

Both films don’t really feature dialogue so can be understood by all. The first was filmed during the Día de las Velitas (Day of the small candles) which is celebrated on December 7, on the eve of the immaculate conception, which is a public holiday in Colombia and the unofficial start of the Christmas season there.

Noche de las velitas (Night of the Small Candles) from Moravia Video_Lab on Vimeo.

This second is a visual essay on the barrio of Moravia in Medellin where most of the video lab participants come from:

Pasaje Moravia (Moravian Landscape) from Moravia Video_Lab on Vimeo.